Compliance Tip

Two trucks loaded with thousands of copies of Roget’s Thesaurus collided as they left a New York publishing house. According to a newspaper report, witnesses were astonished, stunned, startled, flabbergasted, taken aback, stupefied… It takes a lot more than a thesaurus to understand the meaning of complex OSHA and EPA regulations. The OSHA requirements for read more

Warning Signs Tip

A man enters a little country store and sees a sign reading “Danger! Beware of Dog.” Just inside the door, he sees an old hound dog lying asleep on the floor. “Is that the dog folks are supposed to beware of?” says the man to the clerk. “Yep,” replies the clerk. “Before I posted that sign, read more

Managing Your Workers’ Compensation Costs

Unsafe employees can really impact your bottom line through production and equipment losses, retraining, and workers’ compensation costs for injured employees.

Are Your Employees Cows or Crows?

How aware are your employees? Are they able to do the same task each day and still be aware enough to “fly away” when they are at risk? A good safety program keeps your employees aware of the risks from their everyday jobs, through supervisor responsibility, rules and training, employment involvement, and attention to “near misses.”