Articles by Alan Ferguson

Protecting temp workers

Safety remains a challenge for this often-vulnerable segment of the workforce
Safety remains a challenge for this often-vulnerable segment of the workforce, which may account for at least 15 percent of the nation’s on-the-job deaths.
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Technology, ‘big data’ and worker safety

Experts discuss where technology could take safety, the potential challenges of ‘Industry 4.0’ and how safety pros might fit into the picture
Advances in technology are expected to turn a stream of data into “a giant flash flood.” That future is arriving sooner than you think, but what might it mean for the world of occupational safety? Five experts weigh in.
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