April 2019

Workers memorial day 2019: Taking control – removing dangerous substances from the workplace

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Workers memorial day 2019: Taking control – removing dangerous substances from the workplace Global union confederation ITUC announced the theme for International Workers’ Memorial Day on 28 April 2019 as ‘taking control – removing dangerous substances from the workplace’. The union-led campaign emphasises a ‘Zero Cancer’… Read More »Workers memorial day 2019: Taking control – removing dangerous substances from the workplace

Healthcare Headlines: April 2019

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<h2 class="heading-medium">Sepsis Treatment Costs Shoot Up $1.5 Billion For Hospitals Over 3 Years</h2> <p>New report by <a href="https://www.premierinc.com/newsroom/press-releases/premier-inc-analysis-hospital-associated-sepsis-decreased-by-15-from-2015-2018" target="_blank">Premier</a> found the cost of treating patients who develop sepsis in the hospital rose by 20% in just 3 years. Most interesting, the number of patients who… Read More »Healthcare Headlines: April 2019

Foresight on new and emerging OSH risks associated with digitalisation by 2025 – Norway

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08/11/2018 Foresight on new and emerging OSH risks associated with digitalisation by 2025 – Norway Digital technologies, including Information Communication Technology Enabled Technologies such as robotics, artificial intelligence, wearables and online platforms are likely to have major impacts on the nature and organisation of work… Read More »Foresight on new and emerging OSH risks associated with digitalisation by 2025 – Norway