Enhancing Employee Training

Enhancing Employee Training

is the title of a December 2019 Safety + Health magazine article by Brent Daviau. Daviau writes, whether your employees spend their days working behind computers or operating forklifts, the way environmental, health and safety information is communicated to them can play a big role in their ability to understand, retain and apply the procedures […]

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Did Inoperable AEDs Represent Club’s Negligence?

Is the title of December 2019 Athletic Business article by Lauren McCoy. McCoy states, although all 50 states have enacted some legislation requiring the placement of automated external defibrillators in public places, few specifically mention their use in fitness facilities. An ongoing lawsuit in New York may clarify requirements regarding the use of AEDs and […]

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The Challenges and Considerations of CBD Oil at Camp

The Challenges and Considerations of CBD Oil at Camp

is the title of a November 2019 American Camping Association (ACA) The CampLine article by Tracey C. Gaslin. Gaslin writes, one of the growing medication challenges in the camp health world is cannabidiol (CBD) oil. An increasing number of camps are getting questions about this product — the legalities of use, the properties of the […]

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Preventing Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs)

According to November 5, 2019 press release, a first-ever Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC) analysis provides comprehensive estimates of the potential to improve Americans’ health by preventing Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs). ACEs can include experiencing abuse, witnessing violence or substance misuse in the home, and having a parent in jail. Exposure to ACEs […]

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A Healthy Future is in Your Hands

Mini-MAHCs

The Model Aquatic Health Code (MAHC) led by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is a voluntary guidance document based on science and best practices that can help local and state authorities and the aquatics sector make swimming and other water activities healthier and safer. States and localities can use the MAHC to […]

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