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Since then he has helped train about 170 staff members in the Westerly schools. Superintendent Roy Seitsinger Jr. has asked that all employees receive the training within the next three years. Four Westerly police officers and officers from a few neighboring departments have also been trained. PHOTOS: Waiting for the fog to lift before getting underway Mental health first aid was developed after medical practitioners decided an approach was needed that was akin to CPR and other physical first aid applications. The training is for anyone who is interested. The eight-hour class, usually offered

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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 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 and Harrisonburg.

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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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Jason Harvey graduated from a 10-week training course at the FBI National Academy in Quantico, Virginia, in March. Harvey is the fourth member of the Corvallis Police Department to go through the program. Buy Now From Jan. 9 to March 17, Jason Harvey gave up his duties as a lieutenant in the Corvallis Police Department and took a 10-week all-expenses-paid trip to the FBI National Academy. The opportunity was a highly valued prize for Harvey, 41, who has spent almost all of his 19-year law enforcement career with the Corvallis department. This is the training that every law enforcement leader

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Speaking at a stakeholder orientation workshop on OH&S in Accra, Ms Andoh said COTVET as a co-ordinator of technical and vocational education and training (TVET) activities in Ghana, and also an employer, valued the health and safety of all employees, students and other individuals in the TVET sector. She explained that as a result, COTVET had adopted a policy to promote the health and safety of these categories of people. "This is done through promoting a learning and workplace culture where students and employees are supported and encouraged to adhere to health and safety practices," she

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Researchers surveyed more than 200 workers in the states cannabis industry, which has boomed since the drug was legalized for recreational purposes in 2012. The majority of workers said management valued their safety, but noted they were not trained in depth on a variety of safety and health topics. Other findings from the study: Workers said the physical work environment was not particularly hazardous, but they had concerns regarding ergonomic issues and air quality. Commonly reported health issues included back pain; knee pain; and discomfort in the hands, wrists and fingers. Some workers

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