Category Archives: Workplace Safety

03Nov 2015
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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
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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
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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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10Feb 2013
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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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