Tag Archives: Occupational safety and health

Winter Weather Emergencies

Severe winter weather can lead to health and safety challenges. You may have to cope with: Cold related health problems, including frostbite and hypothermia Household fires and carbon monoxide poisoning from space heaters and fireplaces Unsafe driving conditions from icy … Continue reading

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Tornado Cleanup and Response Resource

The following was posted on the BHIC Blog. http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/topics/emres/tornado.html A new National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) topic page has recommendations and resources to help state and local emergency response personnel, healthcare workers, shelter workers, and other personnel … Continue reading

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