How do food recalls contribute to the safety of our nation’s food supply? What do you think are some strengths and weaknesses of this process? HLT 555 Week 8 Discussions Discussion 1 In the United States, occupational health regulations are set by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). What are some of the major factors that limit the effectiveness of these regulations? Discussion 2 What is the difference between an unintentional injury and an accident? Why is it important to make the distinction? Discuss some strategies for highlighting the difference between accidents and injuries. Discussion 3 The risks of occupational injury and disease are especially high in poor countries. Identify a specific occupational health hazard in a developing nation and recommend a strategy for prevention. HLT 555 All Weeks Assignments GCU HLT 555 Week 1 Environmental Health From a Historical Perspective Paper Details: In Silent Spring, Rachel Carson uses a very powerful narrative framework to describe the world as it exists in harmony and bliss before the fall into the massive use of poisons in the environment. In 1,000-1,250-words, summarize the key issues addressed in this publication; discuss how this publication has contributed to current knowledge and understanding of the dynamic between the environment and health; and explain the relationship between the environment and health.
Refer to the assigned readings to incorporate specific examples and details into your paper. You are required to use a minimum of three additional references in your paper. Prepare this assignment according to the APA guidelines found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center. An abstract is not required. This assignment uses a grading rubric. Instructors will be using the rubric to grade the assignment; therefore, students should review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the assignment criteria and expectations for successful completion of the assignment. You are required to submit this assignment to Turnitin. Refer to the directions in the Student Success Center. Only Word documents can be submitted. HLT 555 Week 2 Environmental Epidemiology Assessment Details: Complete the “Environmental Epidemiology Assessment.” APA format is not required, but solid academic writing is expected. HLT555.v10R.EnvironmentalEpidAssessmen_student.docx HLT 555 Week 3 Exposure and Risk Assessment Details: This assignment is in two parts: Part 1: Exposure Assessment Case Study Read “Cross-sectional Exposure Assessment of Environmental Contaminants in Churchill County, Nevada” by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (2003). Use this case study to complete the Exposure Assessment form. Part 2: Risk Assessment Case Study