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E-waste recycling: Global comparisons in occupational health and safety and policy

Presentation on E-waste issues and comparing US and developing nations. http://whwb-us.org/Documents/General/Arain%20WHWB-US%20Presentation%203-20-19.pdf

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Safety and Health Hazards Created by Hurricane Maria over Puerto Rico

Presentation on hazards following hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico. http://whwb-us.org/Documents/General/IOHA%202018%20Hurricane%20Maria%20Relief%20and%20Recovery%20sm.pdf

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Health and Safety Training for Volunteers

WHWB-US in conjunction with the University of Michigan School of Public Health has developed a pilot health and safety risk awareness program for volunteers helping with disaster recovery or community aid. This project is being developed by WHWB-US member Cheryl … Continue reading

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Occupational Health Internship Program – Applications open for summer 2018

Do you know a student who might be interested in learning more about occupational health — a student currently in the public health, nursing or medicine track or an energetic and curious student interested in economic and social disparities or … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico Hurricane Recovery – Worker Health Supplies Donations

The Board of Directors for Workplace Health Without Borders US (WHWB-US) is issuing an urgent call  to support Puerto Rico recovery efforts.  WHWB-US has created a fund to channel tax-free monetary donations to get needed supplies to Puerto Rico. “We are asking our … Continue reading

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Underwriter’s Laboratories (UL) Grant Funding Mozambique OHS Training

Mozambique OHS Training Program To Be Given Thanks to Grant from Underwriter’s Laboratories WHWB-US has been funded through a grant provided by Underwriter’s Laboratories (UL) in conjunction with WHWB International and Eduardo Mondlane University’s (UEM),Center for Industrial Studies, Safety and … Continue reading

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WHWB-US Annual Board Meeting Oct 12-13 2017

WHWB-US Annual Board Meeting Ann Arbor MI, October 12-13, 2017 Thursday Oct 12 starting 8 AM at NEW Center 1100 North Main St. Ann Arbor, MI 48104 Tel: 734.998.0160 Friday Oct 13 starting 8 AM at School of Public Health at … Continue reading

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