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Having an Impact with Ergonomics

- May 11, 2019 by Brian Piñon, CSP (View all posts by Brian)
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Recently, a colleague asked me what safety topic I am most passionate about and without hesitation I answered ergonomics. Applying ergonomic training and controls can provide a unique opportunity to see an immediate and tangible impact on an individual’s well-being; …  Read more …

Get Organized!

- April 8, 2019 by Leslie Stoll, CSP, ARM (View all posts by Leslie)
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Have you ever heard or used this excuse?  “I cannot be as productive in a clean office because I need to be able to get to things quickly.” If you believe that, then I have a bridge to sell you …  Read more …

“Bee” Safe: Safety Tips When Working Near Bees

- March 15, 2019 by Pam McIntire, ARM (View all posts by Pam)
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As the days start to warm up in the Central Valley of California, many of our agricultural accounts will be bringing out bee boxes to help pollinate the different nut crops and assorted field crops. Bees are usually brought to …  Read more …

Cumulative Trauma – Steps to Reduce Claim Frequency and Risk

- March 6, 2019 by Mark Yeck (View all posts by Mark)
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Cumulative Trauma (CT) Disorder is a difficult and complicated topic. CT claims account for a large volume of claims across all industries and are often associated with repetitive motions, high force, and awkward position tasks. Although it is difficult to …  Read more …

Purpose of a Safety Meeting

- March 1, 2019 by John Virsack, ARM (View all posts by John)
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Do you sometimes find it difficult to hold your safety meetings on a consistent basis? Do you get push back or questions on you need to have safety meetings if you are not having accidents? Safety meetings are a great …  Read more …

Why I Love My Insurance Career

- February 14, 2019 by Thomas Jolliff, ARM, ALCM (View all posts by Thomas)
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My “why” for choosing, and staying, in the insurance profession has evolved over 30 years. My career with ICW Group began when I applied for a loss control trainee position. I was fortunate to be hired and taken under the …  Read more …