There is a common saying amongst safety professionals: a safe workplace is an efficient workplace. Production is positively and indirectly impacted by an effective safety and health program.
Every year, approximately 2 million people in the US are victims of workplace violence resulting in nearly 1,000 deaths occurring annually.
Are you concerned about the safety of your transient employees who may be regularly on the road (or in the air) conducting their duties? It may be a good idea to ensure travelling employees complete a Travel Risk Assessment?
All employees are at risk of workplace accidents, to a greater or lesser degree. The most important thing you need to do when an accident does occur is to seek appropriate medical attention as soon as possible.
How do businesses successfully mitigate risk for their workers in dangerous environments? Planning, vigilance, and the right technology.