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.
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.
Could you or someone you employ be classed as a ‘lone worker’? From care to construction, agriculture to retail, nearly every sector hires lone workers.