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VA requires firebreaks for home oxygen


WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs has mandated* the use of thermal fuses, also know as firebreaks, in all of its home oxygen patient installations.

Feds host listening sessions on sleep apnea proposal


WASHINGTON – The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration and the Federal Railroad Administration will hold three public listening sessions in May to gather information on the prevalence of obstructive sleep apnea among those working in highway and rail transportation,

Workplace safety: Believe in the threat

q. How can I protect my business and employees from workplace violence?

A. The single most important thing you can do to protect your team from workplace violence is: Believe it can happen to one of your employees and have a plan ahead of time.