British health and safety organization. The main aim is to keep people as healthy and safe in the workplace as possible. The specific areas that the organization covers include occupational health and safety and health safety risk assessment as well as health and safety regulations and workplace health and safety. As well as commercial activities, BSC also run charitable initiatives.
Classmates Online, founded in 1995 and based in Reston, Virginia, is a leader in online social networking. The company connects millions of members from all over the U.S. and Canada with friends from schools, work, and the military. There is also an international subsidiary. On the website, users can search by state or by college, workplace, or military. The site has an events and reunions link.
The Occupational Health and Safety Administration, founded in 1971 and part of the Department of Labor, is charged with ensuring employee safety and health in the workplace. OSHA compliance info, including downloadable posters, Laws and Regulations, and Enforcement, are included on the site, along with information about recent legislation and whistle blower protection. There are pages about issues like biological agents, construction, emergency preparedness, and ergonomics.
The following articles provide recent workplace-related news.
Innovative technology applied to workplace mental health issues uses AI, Sentiment Analysis and Natural Language Processing (NLP) to change how companies and employees interact and how mental health diagnoses are made on the job.
By Bryan Robinson, Contributor. Forbes. Friday, 18 Oct 2019 18:40:59 +0000.
64% of people said their would trust a robot over their manager, while a further half said they had already turned to a robot for advice, according to Oracle's new Future Workplace study.
CNBC. Tuesday, 15 Oct 2019 13:00 GMT.
DUBLIN, Oct. 11, 2019 -- The "Workplace Services - Market Analysis, Trends, and Forecasts" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. ...
PR Newswire. Friday, 11 Oct 2019 10:45:00 +0000.
Democratic presidential candidates have promised an aggressive agenda to end workplace discrimination, improve health care and ensure protections for people who face threats, or worse, because of their sexual orientation or gender identity.
Irish Independent. Friday, 11 Oct 2019 07:46:43 +0100.
Look around your workplace and consider that, on average, 1 in 5 of your co-workers currently lives with a mental health condition. And many aren't seeking treatment or getting the care they need.
Alex Gourlay and Betsy Schwartz. Modern Healthcare. Thursday, 10 Oct 2019 12:00:00 EDT.