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The Health of Migrant Workers in the U.S. – 5/1/2017

Watch Video Speakers: Alfonso Rodriguez Lainz, PhD, DVM, MPVM – Epidemiologist, Division of Global Migration and Quarantine, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Objectives:At the end of the webinar, participants are expected to have increased knowledge and understanding of: The numbers and characteristics of the migrant/foreign-born workforce in the U.S, including farmworkers The impact of …

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Exploring Occupational Health and Safety Issues in the Marijuana Industry – 5/15/2017

Watch Video Speakers: Meredith Towle, Wyoming Department of Workforce Services Roberta Smith, Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment James Couch, CDC/NIOSH Bernadette Albanese, Tri-County Health Department in Colorado Objectives: Identify safety and health stakeholders when addressing hazards of an emerging industry. Learn about current research efforts at NIOSH to evaluate potential occupational hazards in …

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Employer Reporting of Workplace Injury and Illness in the United States – 5/24/2017

Watch Video Speakers: Robert Harrison, M.D., MPH, Medical Officer at the California Department of Public Health Jordan Barab, MA, publisher of “Confined Space” Michael Kirkpatrick, J.D., Attorney, Public Citizen Litigation Group Objectives: The surveillance of work-related injuries and illnesses relies in part on the collection and reporting of injury and disease by employers. On May …

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