The Synergist

A Magazine Serving Occupational and Environmental Health and Safety Professionals

Readers of The Synergist monthly magazine receive in-depth news and information about the occupational and environmental health and safety fields and the industrial hygiene profession.
The Synergist focuses on:
  • Industry Trends and News
  • Government and Regulatory Activities
  • Key Issues Facing the Profession
  • Technical Information
  • News on Association Events and Activities
  • Association News
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May Issue

The full Synergist is available to AIHA members via the Member Center.

The Ethical Mentor

Using Others’ Wisdom to Resolve Ethical Dilemmas
At the beginning of our career, we learn ethics first by the “right-and-wrong” method, usually through feedback from supervisors and peers. As we become more seasoned professionals, however, we often lack feedback loops for our behaviors.

An Interview with Minister Yang

Occupational Health and Safety in China
In this exclusive interview, Yang Yuanyuan, Deputy Director of China’s State Administration of Work Safety (SAWS), answers questions from The Synergist about the opportunities and challenges of occupational health in China.

The Next Position

Advice for Improving Office Ergonomics
Several options exist for improving your workstation. They range from minor adjustments to an active workstation where you walk or pedal while performing office work.