16Oct 2015
Lauren Mayfield, State Fund
Lauren Mayfield

Don’t Contribute to the Top Cal/OSHA Violations

Are you a list person? Perhaps you have a daily checklist at home or work. Maybe you enjoy reading lists that interest you such as The Best Places to Live or The World’s Billionaires. It’s great to be included on … Read more »

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14Oct 2015
Lauren Mayfield, State Fund
Lauren Mayfield

Avoid Injuries with Proper Office Ergonomics

When it comes to ergonomics there is no such thing as one-size-fits-all. We are all unique in size and shape. Think of ergonomics as the tailor who fits the clothing to our bodies. Unlike a poorly fitted suit, an ill-fitted … Read more »

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01Oct 2015
Lauren Mayfield, State Fund
Lauren Mayfield

Don’t Let the Cooler Weather Fool You

Autumn is officially here, which means it’s time to get excited about football, tailgate parties, and cooler temperatures. Well, two out of three isn’t bad. That’s because although we’re looking forward to cooler temperatures right now in Northern California (and … Read more »

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10Feb 2013

Taking Charge or Putting Someone in Charge: The First Step in Creating Your IIPP

Developing and implementing an effective Injury and Illness Prevention Program (IIPP) can seem like an overwhelming task — particularly for a small business owner, but it doesn’t have to be. In my last post, I wrote the following summary describing what an IIPP is, and now I’ll address the next step to creating your IIPP. Read more »

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