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Blog Posts by Subject: Safety

The Journey to Safety Excellence Starts With You

This is a Department of Labor blog post, authored by Deborah Hersman, CEO and president of the National Safety Council. In this post, Deborah presents an online campaign, Journey to Safety Excellence, which can be accessed through the National Safety Council website. Read More ›

Fighting for Hispanic Safety on the Job

This is the Department of Labor blog post authored by Diana Cortez, Area Director for OSHA in Tarrytown, New York. Read More ›

Hear and Share Your Hurricane Sandy Stories with Sandy Storyline's Exhibit

In recognition of the two-year anniversary of Hurricane Sandy, The New York Public Library is partnering with Sandy Storyline to present an opportunity to hear and share first person stories of recovery and remembrance.Read More ›

Modernizing Protections for Whistleblowers

This is the Department of Labor blog authored by Anthony Rosa, the Acting Deputy Director for Whistleblower Protection Programs. Anthony explains what must be done to update OSHA's whistleblower protection statute.Read More ›

On-Site Recruitment: School Safety Officer, Traffic Enforcement Agent and Police Officer April 7 and 18

The New York State Department of Labor and the New York City Police Department will present On-Site Recruitment Information Sessions for School Safety Officer, Traffic Enforcement Agent and Police Officer on Monday, April 7 and Friday, April 18, 2014 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the New York State Department of Labor, Bronx Workforce 1 Career Center, 400 E. Fordham Road, 7th Floor (Classroom #1), Bronx, N.Y. 10458.Read More ›

On-Site Recruitment: School Safety, Traffic and Police Officer March 3

The New York State Department of Labor and the New Yorl City Police Department will present an On-Site Recruitment Information Session for School Safety Officer, Traffic Enforcement Agent and Police Officer on Monday, March 3, 2014 from  10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the New York State Department of Labor, Bronx Workforce 1 Career Center, 400 E. 

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On-Site Recruitment: Firefighters, EMT, Paramedics, Fire Protection Inspectors December 9

The New York State Department of Labor and the New York City Fire Department will present an On-Site Recruitment Information Session for Firefighters, EMT, Paramedics and Fire Protection Inspectors on Monday, December 9, 2013, from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm at the New York State Department of Labor,

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On-Site Recruitment: Firefighters, EMT, Paramedics, Fire Protection Inspectors in November

The New York State Department of Labor and the New York City Fire Department will present On-Site Recruitment Information Sessions for Firefighters, EMT, Paramedics and Fire Protection Inspectors.

Flushing, Queens

November 4 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. At the New York State Department of Labor

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Booktalking "Anyone You Want Me to Be: A True Story of Sex and Death on the Internet" by John E. Douglas

Luckily for criminals and unluckily for the rest of us, the advent of the Internet provided a new trolling ground for serial killers to scroll for victims. Millions of people are available at the click of a mouse on Internet dating sites. Easier, perhaps, then cruising the streets on the hunt. Easier to present a likeable, easy-going, good-guy image 

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On-Site Recruitment September 27: Firefighters, EMT, Paramedics and Fire Protection Inspectors

The New York State Department of Labor and New York City Fire Department will present an On-Site Recruitment for Firefighters, EMT, Paramedics and Fire Protection Inspectors on Friday, September 27, 2013 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Bronx Workforce 1 Career Center, 400 E. Fordham Road, 7th Floor, 

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Survival: Tips and Resources on How to Survive with Patience and Fortitude

Most New Yorkers do not aim to simply survive, but to thrive. But let’s face it, we’ve all taken it on the chin of late. People from all over, not just New Yorkers, often feel their stress-levels rising. Whether you're trying to survive workplace stress, natural disasters, or physical violence, mental toughness, physical fitness, active participation in your community and 

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Hurricane Sandy Recovery Information

This post had a temporary home while nypl.org was offline during the storm. Many on the East Coast are still without power or in the process of cleaning up their homes; some public services and transit routes are still affected. There are also still opportunities to volunteer and to help those in need. We'll try to keep this page updated to reflect the latest information.

Information | Assistance | Volunteer |  

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