AIHA, the professional association of occupational and environmental health and safety scientists, has released an inspiring docuseries about the Occupational and Environmental Health and Safety (OEHS) industry and the impact on keeping workers and communities where they live healthy and safe.
Healthier Workplaces, A Healthier World draws awareness on the many aspects for creating a healthy and safe workplace and the innovation taking place. The fifteen-episode series features key influencers from the OEHS industry discussing new standards in safety equipment, the impact of technology and why training and education are crucial for protecting a diverse workforce. The program is presented by AIHA and produced by dBase Media (DBM), both based in the Washington, D.C. area.
“AIHA members are passionate about making sure people return home from work healthy by reducing risks and safeguarding operations to help organizations operate efficiently and without interruption,” said Lawrence D. Sloan, CEO at AIHA. “OEHS is a burgeoning career for people interested in STEM and who want to make an impact on society.”
The AIHA and DBM leadership teams collaborated with thirteen leading institutions that influence industrial hygiene to share how they apply science to protect workers from occupational hazards in the workplace. Through the diverse contribution from industry authorities and leading academia, the result was the framework for this video series Healthier Workplaces, A Healthier World.