<img height="1" width="1" src="https://www.facebook.com/tr?id=106872846720757&amp;ev=PageView &amp;noscript=1">

TOPIC: Safe-everyday

10 Workplace Safety Tips for 2014

As we begin 2014, we continue our focus on safety in the workplace and making the work year even more safe than 2013.

Read The Full Blog Post

Is New Employee Safety Training Necessary?

According to The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), 40% of workers injured have been on the job less than one year.  Why are new workers more likely to be hurt?  The main reason given is a lack of safety information from the employer.  In a BLS study of workers injured while operating power saws, nearly one in five said that no safety training on the equipment had been provided.

Read The Full Blog Post

Do you have a "culture of safety" in your organization?

Is there a “culture of safety” in your organization?  A “culture of safety” is defined as “an organizational atmosphere where safety and health is understood to be, and is accepted as a high priority.

Read The Full Blog Post

Avoiding Mercury Exposure from Fluorescent Bulbs in the Workplace

Compact fluorescent light bulbs were first introduced in the 1970’s but didn’t become commonplace in the workplace until the past 2 decades.  They are durable, energy efficient alternatives to incandescent bulbs allowing your workplace to be more efficient and show significant cost savings.  Unfortunately, the greater efficiency and cost savings come with some risks to those workers who handle, recycle and dispose of them.

Read The Full Blog Post

Workplace Safety: 10 Most Dangerous Jobs

According to The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), in 2011, 4,609 people lost their lives on the job, a rate equal to 3.5 deaths for every 100,000 full-time workers. What makes a job dangerous and potentially fatal? It can be any number of factors, including the type of work and where it's performed. According to Forbes.com and ranked by the number of deaths for every 100,000 full-time workers, the following is a list of the nation’s 10 most dangerous jobs

Read The Full Blog Post

The Anatomy of a Safety Shoe

Each year there are approximately 1.2 million foot and ankle injuries in the U.S.  These injuries cost our businesses an average of five lost work days and a combined $600 million paid in workers compensation and lost production.

Read The Full Blog Post

Safety Footwear Trends – What to look for?

Employers are not required to purchase shoes that are considered acceptable for personal use. However, if specific shoes are required that cannot be reasonably worn in everyday-life, it is the employer’s responsibility to purchase them.

Read The Full Blog Post

Why wear safety footwear?

According to the National Safety Council, only one out of four victims of job-related foot injury wear any type of safety shoes or boots. The remaining three are unaware of the benefits of protective footwear. 

Read The Full Blog Post

Why Off-The-Job Safety is Your Responsibility

With the help of OSHA, the National Safety Council and Arbill, your workplace injury rates have been steadily decreasing.  Does your responsibility end there?

Read The Full Blog Post

Winter Workplace Safety

Happy New Year everyone!  We hope that you all had a fun and safe New Year’s Eve and that you are ready to work together to create a culture of safety within your organization for 2013.

Read The Full Blog Post
Reduce Workplace Injuries With Predictive Analytics Learn More

Latest Posts