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Day Light Savings Time – Last Minute Training Tips

- March 9, 2017 by Leslie Stoll, CSP ARM (View all posts by Leslie)
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Daylight savings time begins this weekend for much of the country. At 2 a.m. on Sunday, March 12 clocks will jump ahead one hour. What does that mean as an employer? In this blog, I will discuss two important safety …  Read more …

Safety Sound Off Podcast – Laptop Ergonomics

- March 8, 2017 by Giovanni Tejada (View all posts by Giovanni)
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              In the modern business world, people are not always working in the comfort of an office. Oftentimes they are on the road, at a coffee shop, with a customer, or at a job …  Read more …

Put Some Backbone into Your Safe Lifting Program: The Value of a Safety Lifting Policy

- February 9, 2017 by Terio Duran (View all posts by Terio)
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The Bureau of Labor Statistics report that back injuries account for more than 40% of all musculoskeletal injuries in the workplace. Back injuries are also some of the costliest types of claims accounting for significant increases in workers’ compensation premiums …  Read more …

Contact Stress: What It Is and What Can You Do About It

- February 3, 2017 by Guest Bloggers (View all posts by Guest)
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There is one type of stress that many employers may not even think about in their workplace – contact stress. This type of stress needs to be addressed as part of your overall safety program to keep workers’ healthy and …  Read more …

Cell Phone Safety

- January 17, 2017 by Paula Tetrault (View all posts by Paula)
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Have you or someone you know been a victim of crime while using your cell phone?  Have you caused a traffic accident or been involved in a traffic accident because someone was using a cell phone?  How many times has …  Read more …

Top 10 Safety Resolutions for 2017

- January 3, 2017 by Leslie Stoll, CSP ARM (View all posts by Leslie)
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It’s a New Year, which means it’s time for some New Year’s resolutions.  Check out my suggestions below to help make 2017 a safe year: 1. View safety as equal to production, not as a government compliance item. There is …  Read more …