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Monday Workplace Safety Roundup – May 18, 2015

Welcome back to the work week! We hope you enjoyed your weekend. Time to catch up on the latest occupational medicine, workplace safety, physical therapy, and general health news with our May 18th Monday Roundup!

As always, if we left something out, tweet it to us at @Nova_MedCenters!

  • Bloomberg Business created an interactive infographic detailing the deadliest jobs in America. Did you know that garbage collectors are most likely to die on the job? In fact, transportation incidents are the biggest cause of fatalities (accounting for 69% of deaths). See all of the stats here.

job fatalities vs pay

  • Speaking of workplace safety, here are 7 things you need to remember about it. Success in workplace safety is centered around communication. Make sure to include your workers in discussions and policies!
  • This is an older article, but still a fantastic reminder on why multitasking does not work! Check it out here.
  • And finally, we are less than a month away from the Special Olympics Unified Relay Across America. #NovaPT has put together a team and you can support them here by donating!

 

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