Are You Aware? Since the inception of the Occupational Safety and Health Act (OSHA) into law, workplace deaths and reported occupational injuries have dropped by more than 60 percent. Yet, more than 4.1 million workers
Are You Aware? Nearly 30 million workers in America are exposed to hazardous noise levels every day. According to the Mayo Clinic, chronic exposure to loud noise is considered a significant contributor to hearing loss.
While many risks are part of any business, there are actions you can take to make your workplace a safer environment for everyone. While it may not be feasible to have a massage therapist on
Are You Aware? Recently, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) issued a memorandum to clarify its stance on post-accident drug testing for employees. This memo clarifies OSHA does not prohibit post-incident drug testing. Rather,
Are You Aware? There is an opioid crisis in workplaces across America. Nearly 40,000 drug overdose deaths occur each year in the United States. According to Insurance Journal, “The number continues to rise … more
While healthcare has been a hot topic in the media the last few years, it’s a topic that’s an everyday necessity for high-risk industries. Workers’ compensation claims are rarely simple to resolve. The same can
Are You Aware? Each year over 200 million opioid prescriptions are given out in the United States. Opioids are a class of drugs, which includes the illegal substance heroin. Several prescription pain relievers, such as
There are many precautions that can be put into place prior to an injury occurring at the worksite. Safety managers are able to limit the number of risks. Injuries are still going to happen. Every