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Today's Highlights from EHS Works:
Video Explains How to Make the Most of Hidden Talent


According to John Baldoni, chair of leadership development at N2Growth, many managers may unknowingly be overlooking talented employees. (read more)

Department of the Interior Announces Proposed Regulations For Sea Drilling


U.S. Department of the Interior announced proposed regulations to better protect lives and the environment from oil spills in response to the findings of investigations into the 2010 Deepwater Horizon tragedy. (read more)

ASSE: Defining the OSH Profession

As part of its ongoing efforts to define the OSH profession, ASSE recently conducted a 1-day workshop with more than 25 subject-matter experts to develop a minimum set of learning outcomes for undergraduate degree programs. The group’s exercises focused on identifying key knowledge domains, establishing working definitions of those domains; and crafting knowledge/skills/abilities statements for those domains. ASSE’s other activities in this area include working with its partners in the International Network of Safety and Health Practitioner Organizations to develop a global competency framework for OSH practice

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A group of subject-matter experts recently attended ASSE’s workshop in Des Plaines, IL, to develop learning outcomes for undergraduate OSH programs.





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Health & Wellness

Healthy Workers & Work Environment Helps Prevent Employee Burnout


A Harris Poll conducted for Virgin Pulse, a health promotion company, revealed that 98% of senior executives believe healthy living can help workers from experiencing job burnout.  (read more)

Employees Finding Meaning In Work Can Benefit Companies, Employee Mental Health


Research reported on in the American Heart Association (AHA) journal Stroke suggests that the brains of individuals who feel they have purpose and direction in life might age better than those who do not.  (read more)

Fall Protection

Help Create Better Protections for Communication Tower Workers


The cell phones and other mobile devices we've all come to rely on demand greater wireless coverage and that means building and maintaining more communication towers.

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