Category Archives: IIPP

11Oct 2016

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 »

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12Nov 2015

Register for a Free IIPP Seminar

Our last blog provided free Injury and Illness Prevention Program (IIPP) resources for businesses. An IIPP seminar is a hands-on way to help you develop an effective IIPP. State Fund cosponsors free IIPP seminars tailored for different industries. These seminars … Read more »

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03Nov 2015

How to Create a Successful IIPP

In 2013, nearly 3.8 million non-fatal workplace injuries and illnesses occurred in the U.S., according to the latest available data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. That means, when averaged out, more than 7 workplace injuries occur every minute … Read more »

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16Oct 2015

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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