OSH Professional Development
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Positive workplace culture podcast episode
This podcast will dive into positive workplace culture by speaking Twith Dr. Alisha Moreland-Capuia on the power of words and narrative and how they shape our perception and our underlying assumptions. She discusses how workplace narrative can influence culture and frame policies, procedures and practices. You will learn strategies to improve the narrative in the workplace that can help create efficient, sustainable and healthy systems.
Podcast Series: “What’s Work Got to Do With It?”
This podcast series will dig into some of the science behind the biological impact of our environment, how conditions like work hours, occupational stress, and workplace safety can affect our health and what we can do to prevent negative consequences and promote well-being.
The Occupational Health and Safety Professional Capability Framework: A Global Framework for Practice
This Global OHS Capability Framework document was created by the International Network of Safety and Health Practitioner Organisations (INSHPO) to provide greater clarity around the generalist OHS positions by defining levels of practice, roles, and what capabilities, knowledge and skills they would require to be effective.
Recorded webinar: Creating a Positive Work Environment for Safety and Health
Creating a Positive Work Environment for Safety and Health was presented by the Oregon Institute of Occupational Health Sciences on May 11, 2017 and recorded as a webinar.
NW Center for Occupational Health and Safety
Established in 1977, the Northwest Center for Occupational Health & Safety (NW Center) is one of 16 Education and Research Centers (ERCs) funded by the National Institute for Occupational Safety & Health (NIOSH).
U.S. Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation Board
The U.S. Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation Board (CSB) recently announced that its safety videos are now available on YouTube, as iTunes podcasts, and RSS (Real Simple Syndication) feeds.