The largest number of fatalities occurred in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, where 18 of the victims were self-employed. Seven victims in Construction were self-employed, two victims in Wholesale and Retail Trade were self-employed, while one self-employed victim worked in Accommodation and Food Service Activities.
The Farm Safety Partnership Advisory Committee (FSPAC), an advisory committee to the Board of the Health and Safety Authority (HSA), has today published its latest Action Plan for 2021-2024. The FSPAC is made up of representatives and experts from a variety of relevant agriculture organisations and is tasked with improving occupational health and safety in …
Covid-19 has disrupted supply chains for the past year and a half. We’ve seen shortages of our favorite things, from ketchup to coffee but many people hoped that with vaccinations and the world reopening, those woes were behind us. The Delta variant has other plans that could upend the holiday shopping season
The AI Institute for Advances in Optimization aims to deliver a paradigm shift in automated decision-making at massive scales by fusing AI and mathematical optimization, to achieve breakthroughs that neither field can achieve independently.Glenfiddich, the world’s most-awarded single malt Scotch whisky, is set to decarbonize its transport operations, pioneering a circular economy approach with natural …
Glenfiddich, the world’s most-awarded single malt Scotch whisky, is set to decarbonize its transport operations, pioneering a circular economy approach with natural gas-powered IVECO Stralis trucks fuelled by distillery waste products.
A team of Texas A&M industrial and systems engineering researchers will use their findings to explore the effectiveness of a wearable technology program for mental health.