In The News: Department of Environmental and Occupational Health

Handelsblatt (Germany)
June 21, 2018

Anyone who bends regularly over his tablet for a long time risks the painful "iPad neck". U.S. physicians have now explored the phenomenon more closely.

Letem Svetem (Czech Republic)
June 21, 2018

The Department of Physical Therapy at a Nevada university has conducted a study that suggests that bad posture when using a tablet causes permanent neck and shoulder pain. Health problems of this nature are called iPad neck.

Loop News TT
June 20, 2018

Poor posture is said to be the cause of neck pain suffered by users of tablet computers. Dubbed 'iPad neck', this neck pain is said to be experienced mainly by women, a study found.

February 2, 2018

UNLV is working to make some of the oldest homes in Las Vegas safer.

Las Vegas Review Journal
January 4, 2018

The Clark County School District is contesting a construction company’s plans to temporarily open a second asphalt plant near Spring Valley High School.

KSNV-TV: News 3
February 4, 2016

A homeowner in one Las Vegas neighborhood has health concerns about long-term exposure to dust from a neighboring construction site.

February 10, 2014
Vegas Seven
January 28, 2014
On a Friday night in early January, the driver of a Lexus sedan was heading east on Tropicana Avenue past Decatur Boulevard when a pedestrian tried to cross the street outside of a crosswalk. He was struck by the Lexus, taken to UMC and pronounced dead. It was one of the first auto-pedestrian accidents of the year in Las Vegas.
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