Environmental, Health and Safety (EHS) Management and Audit

An environmental, health and safety (EHS) management and audit program is now a prerequisite for organizations in various kinds of business. Allied to the emergence of and developing along with the concepts of worker safety and corporate social responsibility; the environmental, health and safety audit is today a major component of an organization. Organizations that […]

Are You Obese but Healthy? You May Still Be 96% More Susceptible to Heart Failure

  Obesity is one of the biggest causes of non-communicable, lifestyle diseases today. According to the World Health Organisation, close to 1.9 billion adults were obese in the year 2014. Around 2.8 million people die due to some complications associated with obesity every year. A recent study published in the Journal of the American College […]

Progress on global poverty and disease at risk, Gates says

LONDON, Sept 13 (REUTERS) – Proposed United States budget cuts could put in jeopardy great progress in reducing global poverty and disease and lead to 5 million more deaths from AIDS alone, the philanthropist Bill Gates warned on Wednesday. Gates, whose Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation is a major provider of global health and development […]

Role of ‘technology’ in home health care

At present, home-based health care is gaining significant traction and poised for transformation. Once recognized as a fragmented and unorganised sector, it is gaining ground through progressively capturing interest of entrepreneurs and investors. It is a known fact that there is tremendous pressure on hospitals in delivering services at their facility, especially in Critical Care, […]

Safety Management and OSHA Compliance

Development of a safety program to save costs, delayed schedules and the human cost of injury or death.

Safety management guidelines and techniques for the engineering, construction, and scientific professions.