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Offsite Safety – Workplace Violence Self Defense

- November 14, 2016 by Leslie Stoll, CSP ARM (View all posts by Leslie)
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In my previous blog on workplace safety, I discussed how to reduce the likelihood of one of your employees becoming a victim of a crime by being aware of their surroundings and pre-planning travels.  For this post, I will review …  Read more …

Offsite Safety – Workplace Violence Awareness

- October 19, 2016 by Leslie Stoll, CSP ARM (View all posts by Leslie)
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Workplace violence for offsite employees is something that you as the employer have little control over.  Therefore, educating your offsite employees to protect themselves when working in the field, and to avoid dangerous situations, is important to keeping work comp claims …  Read more …

Offsite Safety – School’s Out for Summer

- May 20, 2016 by Leslie Stoll, CSP ARM (View all posts by Leslie)
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Your offsite employees will be facing an additional hazard for the next few months–-school aged children on summer break.  On top of an increase in day time vehicle and pedestrian traffic,  your employees may have curious children interfering with their …  Read more …

Offsite Safety – Avoiding Dog Bites

- April 14, 2016 by Leslie Stoll, CSP ARM (View all posts by Leslie)
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Dog bites are a serious exposure for many field employees, as the consequences of a dog bite can be severe.  According to a report published by dogbite.org, the average cost of a bite-related hospital stay is $18,200. While I don’t …  Read more …

Off-Site Safety—5 Tips to Prevent Slips-and-Falls During the Winter

- January 13, 2016 by Leslie Stoll, CSP ARM (View all posts by Leslie)
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When your employee leaves the safe environment of your facility, you lose control over the safety of their workspace—especially in the winter months when ice and snow cause unsafe working surfaces.   This can have a huge impact on your workers’ …  Read more …