Environmental group: Contaminants in wat

Environmental group: Contaminants in water legal, but could pose health risks
St. Cloud Times
Contaminants detected in local drinking water samples could pose health risks despite being measured at levels legal under the Safe Drinking Water … http://ow.ly/Ozwv30e2efl

NZ officials report on contagious diseas

NZ officials report on contagious disease found in 14 cows
… said Mycoplasma bovis did not infect humans and presented no food safety risk. There was no concern about consuming milk and milk products.
Foreign cow disease outbreak in South Canterbury – TVNZ
Kiwi a tad higher vs greenback – New Zealand Herald

Agencies join forces on updated farm saf

Agencies join forces on updated farm safety code of practice
Irish Examiner
The revised code of practice will help farmers meet their duties under the Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Act 2005. It came into operation at the …
Pioneers’ days are past – no more risks – Stuff.co.nz

NIOSH Posts ERHMS User Guide Occupationa

NIOSH Posts ERHMS User Guide
Occupational Health and Safety
NIOSH worked with the U.S. National Response Team, federal agencies, state health departments, labor unions, and volunteer emergency responder …

Pipeline environmental statement: Most i

Pipeline environmental statement: Most impacts will be ‘reduced to less-than-significant levels’
FILE — In a Tuesday June 6, 2017 file photo, hydrologist William K. Jones, walks up a mountain near the route of the proposed Atlantic Coast Pipeline … http://ow.ly/iIoh30dRetF

VPPPA’s 2017 National Annual Meeting Dr

VPPPA’s 2017 National Annual Meeting Drawing Near
Occupational Health and Safety
Hundreds of occupational safety and health professionals will be traveling to New Orleans to attend Safety+ at New Orleans’ Ernest N. Morial . http://ow.ly/nJZ930dMDp5

Still too many quad bike fatalities, saf

Still too many quad bike fatalities, safety expert says
“These [prosecutions] are still following on from accidents that have … An average of five New Zealand farmers are killed in work-related accidents …

Continued health and safety focus requir

Continued health and safety focus required as work-related fatalities fall
Scottish Construction Now
The avoidable loss of 137 lives in work-related accidents in the UK last year demonstrates the need for a continued focus on safeguarding working …
Fatalities In Waste Sector Almost Double, HSE Report Finds – CIWM Journal Online
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Canadian Securities Regulators Turn Atte

Canadian Securities Regulators Turn Attention to Climate Risk Disclosures

Agricultural industry has UK’s largest

Agricultural industry has UK’s largest share of annual fatality count
The provisional annual data for work-related fatal accidents revealed that 137 workers were fatally injured between April 2016 and March 2017 (a rate …