Occupational Toxicology

Exposures During Pregnancy or Breastfeeding

The Toxicology Education Foundation is pleased to be partnering with MotherToBaby/California to expand access to information about medications and other exposures during pregnancy and while breastfeeding.  MotherToBaby (https://mothertobaby.org/) is a service of the non-profit Organization of Teratology Information Specialists (OTIS) dedicated to providing evidence-based information to mothers, health care professionals, and the general public.  OTIS experts create well-referenced Fact Sheets offered in English and Spanish that focus on frequently asked questions ...

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Occupational Safety and Health

Occupational Safety and Health includes standards and systems designed to assure safe and healthy working conditions for all workers.  It is the goal of employers (and employees) that no one is harmed or injured due to working conditions. This field is can be termed occupational safety and health, workplace safety and health, or industrial hygiene.  The law ensuring the right to workplace safety for U.S. workers is the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970, administered by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA).   Nonetheless, in ...

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