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State Spotlight: OSHA Region 2

A region-by-region look at injury statistics

Safety+Health takes a region-by-region look at injury statistics, this month with OSHA Region 2. Read a listing of the region's emphasis programs and fatality and injury counts by state.


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State Spotlight: OSHA Region 1

A region-by-region look at injury statistics

Safety+Health takes a region-by-region look at injury statistics, beginning this month with OSHA Region 1. Read a listing of the region's emphasis programs and fatality and injury counts by state.


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Lost-time injuries cost NHL $218 million per year: study

Toronto – More than half of National Hockey League players missed at least one game during the 2010-2011 and 2011-2012 seasons due to an injury, and concussions accounted for almost one-fifth of the lost-time costs, according to a new study from St. Michael’s Hospital.
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Industry Spotlight July 2013, all charts

Industry Spotlight: Wholesale trade – durable goods

More than 2.7 million people worked in the wholesale trade – durable goods industry in 2011, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. That year, recordable injuries numbered 74,500 and the rate was 2.8 per 100 full-time workers.
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Were Herbert William Heinrich’s theories valid? Do they still matter?

Examining the foundation

Were Heinrich’s theories valid, and do they still matter?
Safety professionals generally agree that Herbert William Heinrich had a significant impact on the practice of safety, but whether his influence was positive or negative remains a subject of debate.
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