Workplace injuries and illnesses have a major impact on an employer’s bottom line. According to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), it has been estimated that employers pay almost $1 billion per week for direct workers’ compensation costs alone. Addressing safety and wellness issues in the workplace can certainly save you money and protect […]

How Focusing on Safety & Wellness Benefits Your Business

September 14, 2020

Kim Giannetti

How Focusing on Safety and Wellness Benefits Your Business

If you could save your company money, improve productivity and increase employee morale, would you? According to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), workplaces that establish safety and health management systems can reduce their injury and illness costs by 20 to 40 percent. Safe environments also improve employee morale, which positively impacts productivity and […]

Safety Programs and the Impact to the Bottom Line

June 23, 2020

Kim Giannetti

Safety Programs and the Impact to Your Bottom Line

According to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), developing a strong safety culture has the single greatest impact on accident reduction of any workplace practice. Therefore, developing a safety culture should be a top priority for the managers and supervisors at your organization. What is a Safety Culture? A safety culture consists of shared […]

How to Promote a Strong Safety Culture in Your Organization

April 22, 2020

Kim Giannetti

How to Promote a Strong Safety Culture at Your Organization

You run a small construction company. One of your employees is climbing up a ladder with one hand while holding some power tools with another and, as a result, puts not only the employee in danger but also some of your other employees. How do you respond to this? For one thing, the employee technically […]

Why Proactive Safety Programs are Better than Reactive Ones

June 26, 2019

Kim Giannetti

Why Proactive Safety Programs are Better than Reactive Ones