Know where the emergency eyewash stations & showers are located & how to use them.
Back problems are very real for millions of people. And when your back is injured, it affects everything you do, every little movement you make. Some can be very, very serious and require surgery and others can be fixed with ice and proper rest. But even if your job doesn’t require a lot of physical… Read more »
Employers have a responsibility to provide a safe workplace for their employees. Without the guarantee of a safe environment, employees can’t be expected to perform their jobs effectively. Instead of being able to focus on their tasks and duties, they’re probably watching their backs, afraid of the hazards and dangers that might lurk around each… Read more »
It’s that time of year again! The start of school can be stressful for any family—new routines, a change in schedule, a tough transition for everyone. And no matter what, the chances are good that some of that stress will carry over into your employees’ work life, so it could be a tough transition for… Read more »
Have a happy and safe Labor Day! Remember to wear seat belts when traveling and don’t drink and drive!
Having health insurance is a must nowadays! Even if you don’t have a lot of medical issues, you never know what’s ahead of you—car accident, routine surgery, pregnancy, or chronic illness. It’s not fun to think about, but it’s best to be prepared regardless. And the most surefire way to having solid health insurance is… Read more »
Pay attention to what you are doing to avoid caught-in or crush injuries around machinery.
Breathing is second nature to us. We take thousands of breaths each day and we don’t even think about it. This means we’re likely taking in toxins and dangerous gases all the time. Sometimes there are situations at work where the atmosphere is dangerous and could lead to difficulty breathing, injury, or even death. Here’s… Read more »
Protecting your temporary workers should be a huge priority for your company. Almost all workplace injuries are preventable. Though your permanent employees have undergone rigorous training on your machinery, equipment, and safety protocol, there’s a good chance your temp workers just glossed over that part. No matter what type of employment contract you have between… Read more »
Never climb on or step onto guards to increase your work height.