Safety and Security in the Internet of Things

Safety and Security in the Internet of Things

Recently, WIRED magazine published an article that raised grave concerns among carmakers and car owners around the world. The article’s author allowed computer hackers to break in to and control his Jeep’s functions. These remote hackers were able to kill the engine and the brakes while the vehicle was travelling at 70 mph on the […]

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Work-related Disease Primary Focus of News Investigation

Work-related Disease Primary Focus of News Investigation

The Center for Public Integrity, an independent, non-profit news organization, has launched an important investigation into work-related disease in the United States. Their multi-part series looks at the fight to implement exposure limits and the continuing struggle to undertake reform in the face of inaction by the government and active resistance by industry groups. The series also looks at […]

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Safety for Fasting Workers During Ramadan

It is the Islamic holy month of Ramadan, and observant Muslims around the world are celebrating. Those who are able are obliged to abstain from food and drink throughout the daylight hours, from dawn until sunset. Ramadan is based on the Islamic calendar so its timing varies. When it falls during the summer months, as […]

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OSHA Increases Focus on Healthcare. Is Your Facility Ready?

OSHA Increases Focus on Healthcare. Is Your Facility Ready?

An April 2 memorandum issued by OSHA has notified Regional Directors that the agency is extending its National Emphasis Program on Nursing and Residential Care Facilities until it provides updated guidance or ends the program. Thomas Galassi, Director of the Directorate of Enforcement for OSHA, stated that the agency will continue to focus on enforcement […]

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National Nurses Week: Celebrate by Keeping Nurses Safe

National Nurses Week: Celebrate by Keeping Nurses Safe

It’s National Nurses Week, an annual event sponsored by the American Nurses Association to celebrate the crucial role nurses play in delivery quality patient care. This year’s theme, “Ethical Practice. Quality Care.”, recognizes the importance of high ethical standards in nursing. But, are nurses themselves treated as well as they treat their patients? Nurses face […]

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