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The Importance of Emotional Intelligence in the Work Place

Emotional intelligence is the capacity to understand and manage your emotions. The skills involved in emotional intelligence are self-awareness, self-regulation, motivation, empathy, and social skills.

Aerosols and Black Lung

The definition of an aerosol, as used here, is a suspension of tiny particles or droplets in the air, such as dusts, mists, or fumes.

Sandblasting and Silicosis

Abrasive blasting is more commonly known as sandblasting since silica sand has been a commonly used material as the abrasive, although not the only one always used.

Urinalysis

A urinalysis (UA), also known as routine and microscopy (R&M), is an array of tests performed on urine, and one of the most common

 

Article by Dr. Ahmad Latif, Editor-in-Chief, MD, Dip Occ, MACOEM, MSc PH
Dr. Ahmad Latif is a physician, web editor and author with a special interest in workplace health promotion, work for Qatar petroleum occupational health division; Head of workplace health promotion program in Qatar Petroleum since 2008, web editor of fittowork.net; a worker’s wellness website.