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American Society of Safety Professionals is your source for insights on trends in the safety profession, including developments in safety management, worker safety, government and regulatory affairs and standards.

 

Safety News You Need: Training and Tools

Jun 17, 2021

This week’s link roundup includes news on OSHA training grants for nonprofitTwo businesswomen meeting in a conference room organizations; tips for developing a return to the workplace strategy; information on protecting employee vaccination records; and an update on efforts to improve worker well-being programs. You’ll also find information on psychological safety in hybrid workplaces; stress levels among U.S. workers; and how to help workers struggling with addiction.

  • The Department of Labor is making more than $21 million in OSHA training grants available for nonprofit organizations. Read more
  • There are many factors to consider before bringing employees back to the workplace. Keep these points in mind as you develop your strategy. Read more
  • Requiring employees to be vaccinated against COVID-19 comes with the responsibility of protecting medical information. Learn how to keep records secure. Read more
  • Employers are expanding and enhancing well-being benefit programs for their employees to address the impact of COVID-19. Read more
  • Addressing psychological safety will be more challenging in the world of hybrid workplaces. Here are five ways you can support your team. Read more
  • A recent Gallup study found that U.S. workers experience some of the highest stress levels in the world. Here’s what you can do to help. Read more
  • Millions of workers across the U.S. struggle with substance abuse. Learn steps you can take to get them the help they need. Read more

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