Food Safety Training Insights

The Central Shenandoah Health District is teaming up with the Harrisonburg-Rockingham Community Services Board to offer free naloxone training courses. Those in attendance will learn how to spot the signs of a drug overdose and how to administer the medicine to treat them, also known as Narcan, according to Dr. Laura Kornegay at with the CSHD. At the end of the course, free Narcan kits will be distributed, along with a card for future prescriptions. Naloxone has been more widely available in Virginia since the opioid crisis was declared a Public Health Emergency at the end of 2016. Dr. Kornegay

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Insights Into Health And Safety Training

Laura Kornegay at with the CSHD. At the end of the course, free Narcan kits will be distributed, Food Safety Training along with a card for future prescriptions. Naloxone has been more widely available in Virginia since the opioid crisis was declared a Public Health Emergency at the end of 2016. Dr. Kornegay said anyone is invited, including substance abusers and their family and friends. "When people stop breathing, obviously minutes matter. So having the medication available in the hands of lay people is very important," said Dr. Kornegay. The classes will be offered in Fulks Run, Bridgewater

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Food Safety Training Review

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has issued a number of new standards over the past few years, and employers need to think about how to revamp safety policies to comply. For instance, new OSHA standards, regulations and policies have placed limits on post-accident drug-testing programs and have required certain measures to protect workers from silica and beryllium exposure. How to get buy-in from supervisors and employees may depend on the workplace, said Steven Fine, an attorney with Messner Reeves in Chicago who formerly worked in labor relations for McDonald's Cor

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The Basics Of Fire Safety Training

Montgomery County may be an early adopter, but soon this kind of regulation will likely be everywhere. The fact is that approximately 30 percent of adults and 40 percent of youngsters today are affected by allergies, and restaurants of all types are now being directed to adjust their operations accordingly. In fact, the commonwealth of Virginia already has a mandated food safety program in place. But Montgomery's County's mandates go a step further beyond requirement of food safety training alone, to include allergy training as well. And that requirement is not going away, so restaurateurs

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The Fundamentals Of First Aid Training

He earned Wilderness First Responder certification at Northern Michigan University in 2013. He encountered only minor medical issues in the field, but understands that preparedness matters. Im grateful for the skills given the nature of what we do, Queen said. Queens father took notice and realized the value in bringing wilderness medical training to the Traverse City area. The northern Michigan environment is a wonderful place to explore. People are getting out more, getting deeper into the woods recreating and working in the woods more, said Bill Queen. That demand increases the likelihood

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A Novel Reprise Regarding Food Safety Training

The Division of Corrections announced Wednesday it is helping fund crisis intervention teams focused on de-escalating incidents involving inmates with mental illness. The division will use money from a National Institute of Corrections grant, which it applied for last year. An initial class of correctional officers will receive 40 hours of intensive training on the signs of mental illness and de-escalation procedures. It is based on the Memphis Model, which emphasizes partnerships with mental health community and law enforcement to create training programs for officers. The Memphis Police

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