NYS Assembly Subcommittee on Workplace Safety Releases Report on Safe Patient Handling

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The Assembly Subcommittee on Workplace Safety today released a report detailing the success of safe patient handling programs in healthcare facilities in New York and recommending passage of the "Safe Patient Handling Act," (A.1370/S.2470), sponsored...

NYS Assembly Report Shines Spotlight on Needed Safety Improvements in NYC's Theater District

As reported by the New York Times today, the New York State Assembly released a report detailing recommendations for stakeholders on improving emergency preparedness for theater district employees in the wake of the May 1, 2010 attempted car bombing in...

Assembly Subcommittee Report Finds Widespread Non-Compliance with Workplace Violence Prevention Law of 2006

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A report released by the Subcommittee on Workplace Safety, Chaired by Assemblyman Rory Lancman (D-Queens), revealed an unacceptably high rate of non-compliance with the state’s Workplace Violence Prevention Law despite state and federal data showing...

Assembly Report Reveals Spike in Violence Against Staff in NYS's Juvenile Justice Facilities

As previewed in today's Times Union, Assembly Member Rory Lancman (D-Queens), Chair of the Subcommittee on Workplace Safety, released a report today revealing a 42% increase in assaults on staff at the state Office of Children and Family Services (OCFS),...

NYS Assembly Subcommittee on Workplace Safety Releases Preliminary Report on H1N1 in the Workplace


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