Numbers from the World Health Organization state that injuries in fact make up 9 percent of mortality rates worldwide. This means an average of 5 million people perish every year due to injuries and violence. Things like drowning, burns, falls, collisions, and poisoning can cause deaths to people should they not be wary enough. In your case, while you are indeed on the road to recovery after an injury, these statistics show you should still take your recovery seriously. Part of this is maintaining your health. If you’re having trouble accomplishing this, then you’re in luck, as these are practical ways to keep yourself healthy after an [...]
According to Small Business Trends, if you ever plan on operating your business or company from home, then you’re not alone in this endeavor. In fact, 69-percent of startup businesses in the country and 59-percent of established businesses in the country are home-based as of 2013, and the numbers are starting to grow.
In fact, home businesses in the United Kingdom comprise 52-percent of all businesses registered in the country. These amount to 2.75 million of all businesses in the United Kingdom. These businesses have actually generated work for more than 3.3 million people in the country. These statistics show [...]
Statistics from the World Health Organization indicate that around 646,000 people actually perish due to injuries suffered in accidental and/or unintentional falls. This makes it the second most common cause of these fatalities worldwide, mostly affecting people over the age of 65. Outside these numbers are a staggering 37.3 million more that while they don’t die from the falls, they suffer injuries severe enough to need a trip to the emergency room to receive immediate care and medical services. These numbers, coupled with the reality that slips, trips, and falls are indeed becoming increasingly common due to hazards that can be found anywhere, [...]
In case you have been worried about fire safety in your workplace, then that is the opportunity to take some notes. These pointers will not only help you to remain safe, but also to legally fulfill the fire safety conditions.
Depending on the Bureau of Labor Statistics the number of deaths from fires more than doubled from 2009 to 2010 and, it’s the maximum count since 2003. This is an alarming statistic as a fire could breakout anywhere, at any moment, and the impacts could be deadly.
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