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.
A workplace conducive to vulnerability is also conducive to breaking new ground, finding new solutions and evolving to meet new opportunities and new challenges.
By Dean Brenner, Communityvoice. Forbes. Wednesday, 22 May 2019 12:00:00 +0000.
Working in a French office can be daunting, especially if you aren't yet fluent in French. But fear not, we've put together a list of vital phrases to use at work, whether for chatting to colleagues, asking for a pay rise or quitting.
The Local. Tuesday, 21 May 2019 16:20:29 +0200.
The most common gripe I hear from white-collar employees at Japanese companies is about the fluid meaning of “quitting time.” The feeling is that even ...
Japan Times. Saturday, 18 May 2019 22:55:11 +0900.
New research reveals how frequently being the target of workplace bullying not only leads to health-related problems but can also cause victims to behave badly themselves. ...
Science Daily. Friday, 17 May 2019 11:51:34 EDT.
A new survey predicts that millions of 'Game of Thrones' fans will either "miss work completely, arrive late, work remotely, [or] be less productive than usual" on Monday.
Hannah Wigandt. Mental Floss. Wednesday, 15 May 2019 18:30:00 -0400.