Upcoming Webinars

  • July 15 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

    NIOSH ERC Ergonomics Webinar: Fatigue, Sleep, and the Consequences of Adverse Work Schedules

    Adverse work schedules can compromise sleep, leading to fatigue that results in decreased capabilities and increased risk of injury, errors, and vehicle crashes. In this webinar we will explore the factors that constitute an adverse work schedule, what jobs and industries are affected most, the best research on this topic, how to predict the impact

  • July 16 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

    AAOHN Webinar: Communication Training for the OHN: Developing Soft Skills and Tips for Your Toolbox

    Thursday, July 16, 2020 12:00 pm Р1:00 pm Eastern Contact Hours: 1.0 Members: FREE Non-Members: $20 Healthcare providers have traditionally been trained on how to communicate on the job, but it is a technique that can improve on a continuum. This requires learning and perfecting good communication, developing soft skills, and cultivating emotional intelligence. This

  • August 11 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

    NIOSH ERC Industrial Hygiene Webinar: Nail Salon Exposure Assessment

    Nail salons are an important business and employment sector for recent immigrants offering popular services to a diverse range of customers across the United States. However, due to the nature of nail products and services, salon air can be burdened with a mix of low levels of hazardous airborne contaminants. Surveys of nail technicians have

  • August 19 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

    NIOSH ERC Ergonomics Webinar: Work Vehicle Safety: Eliminating Hazardous Activities While Safely Improving Productivity

    There is high prevalence of musculoskeletal disorders and fall injuries among employees in work vehicle environments, yet little attention is given to understanding why. Effective ergonomic interventions can lower the physical demands of work tasks, thereby lowering the incidence and severity of associated MSDs. Reducing injury related costs alone make ergonomic interventions a useful tool

  • September 8 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

    NIOSH ERC Webinar: IH Pilot Studies: Current Research in Food Truck Exposure and Customized PPE

    During this webinar, Dr. Oh will present a couple of recent IH pilot studies performed by her IH research group. Cooking emissions can contain harmful contaminants and food truck industry has rapidly expanded in the U. S. in the past years. In the first pilot study, the work environment of this emerging occupation was investigated