occupational medicine

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occupational medicine

n.
The branch of medicine that deals with the prevention and treatment of diseases and injuries occurring at work or in specific occupations.
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This year, theme of the Day is 'Optimize the collection and use of Occupational Safety and Health data'.
The talk will be held at 3pm in the Health Education Room of the Occupational Safety and Health Centre of the LD, G/F, Kwun Tong Community Health Centre Building, 60 Hip Wo Street, Kwun Tong, Kowloon.
Occupational safety and health technicians may work in offices, factories, mines, hospitals, research labs, insurance companies, hazardous waste companies, colleges.
Mr Shubbar added that all members of society must contribute to achieving this goal by ensuring that priority is given to occupational safety and health in national agendas and by building and maintaining a national preventative safety and health culture.
Approval into the VPP is OSHA's official recognition of employer and employee efforts to achieve exemplary occupational safety and health programs in the workplace.
Mary's Dominican College in New Orleans, served on the Occupational Safety and Health Review Commission (OSHRC) from 1990 to 1995, chairing the commission from March 1990 through February 1994.
Education and Information Division National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
OSHAS 18001 -- Occupational Safety and Health Assessment Standard
The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) (1996) notes that while stress can be a cause and an effect of workplace violence, occurrences of workplace violence inevitably lead to increased stress and even to long-term health disorders.
SPI's Occupational Health and Environmental Issues Committee (OHEIC) has recognized 190 work sites with Safety Awards in its 2002 Occupational Safety and Health Survey.
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), American Dental Association (ADA), and OSAP have outlined procedures that protect occupational health and enhance patient safety.
CISILO, a bibliographic database with references to international occupational health and safety literature, is produced by the International Occupational Safety and Health Information Centre in Geneva.

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