History of Safety and Health. Work… why work?. Noun – exertion directed to produce something Verb – the act of doing or exerting oneself. What is safety… related to work?. Identifying, assessing, and eliminating or controlling workplace hazards …free from danger…. Safety and Health History.
History of Safety and Health
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1900 consensus showed:
*source: 2002 NSC statistics
Accidents are the fourth leading cause of death in this country after heart disease, cancer, and strokes:
*This list includes work-related and non-work-related incidents.
Responsibility for Job Safety
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