Occupational Hazards

A hazard is anything that could cause harmful adverse effects. These effects can be on structural buildings, machinery/equipment, or individuals.

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Noise Hazards

To prevent adverse outcomes of noise exposure, noise levels should be reduced to acceptable levels.

Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) Hazards

Deals with interior air that could affect the health and comfort of building occupants.

Scents in the Workplace

Exposure to scented products can adversely affect a person’s health.

Hygiene Hazards

Most hazards are physical, biological or chemical.

Influenza Immunization Program

Even healthy people can get very sick from the flu and spread it to others. Getting the flu shot is your best protection against the flu bug. UBC’s annual flu campaign UBC hosts an annual flu immunization campaign for all students, faculty, and staff. The 2017 campaign will run from October 31st through November 9th. […]