State Fund Safety Blog

State Fund plays a vital role in helping to make workplaces safe. The State Fund Safety Blog features workplace safety tips, best practices, and commentary by industry experts about the latest information on Cal/OSHA regulations, workplace compliance, and industry trends.

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25Oct 2016
Lauren Mayfield

The Office Door Opened and Influenza

Flu shots and handwashing keep your workplaces healthy and productive. Each year, the influenza virus costs businesses 111 million workdays, resulting in $7 billion in sick days and lost productivity. It’s no secret the flu is contagious, but urging workers to … Read more »

18Oct 2016
Lauren Mayfield

State Fund is Shaking It Up

Employees Participate in 2016 Great California ShakeOut Just when you thought the earth stopped shaking and your mind stopped aching, an “earthquake swarm,” with nearly one hundred recorded events above magnitude 2 shook the Salton Sea area of California in … Read more »

11Oct 2016
Lauren Mayfield

Remembering the Triangle Shirtwaist Fire

The Importance of Fire Safety in the Workplace On March 25, 1911, the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory in Manhattan caught fire, killing 146 people. At the time, it was the deadliest industrial disaster in New York history, and eventually led to … Read more »