5 Reasons Why Following Safety Guidelines is Essential

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Workplace safety is vital to your workers’ well-being and your company’s bottom line. In this post, you’ll learn five specific reasons why following safety guidelines is essential. Meet OSHA Standards As of early 2017, the maximum penalty for a serious OSHA violation was $12,675. For a willful or repeat violation, it was $126,749. That’s a… Read more »

Identifying Workplace Hazards

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The U.S. Bureau of Labor estimates there are 2.9 injuries for every 100 workers, making employee injury a major concern for every business. A big part of keeping everyone safe and preventing injuries is identifying workplace hazards. Here are some particular ones that should be on your radar. Exhaustion This is the biggest concern pound-for-pound… Read more »

The Importance of Following Safety Guidelines

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Workplace injuries are something that plagues many industries, and create a host of problems each year. Although injuries and fatalities have decreased significantly over the past 40 years, they still happen on a consistent basis. According to OSHA, “there were 3.3 injuries and illnesses per 100 workers and 12 fatalities per day in 2013.” Let’s… Read more »

Make Safety a Workplace Priority

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Workplace safety is important for many reasons including staying compliant with regulations, retaining skilled employees and being more efficient. Not to mention the ethical implications. According to the Occupational Health and Safety Administration (OSHA), “an effective safety and health program can save $4 to $6 for every $1 invested. It’s the right thing to do,… Read more »