Category Archives: Workplace Safety

13Jun 2017
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Safe Driving Applies to Forklifts too!

Forklifts weigh about twice as much as a car, so safe practices are necessary to avoid injuries on the job. This past November, a 60-year-old forklift operator was transferring building supplies from a warehouse to a customer’s vehicle. As the … Read more »

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06Jun 2017
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Risks of Working with Hazardous Chemicals

Exposure to harmful substances can happen to all of us. It was 2009 and I had been newly married for about a month. My wife tasked me with cleaning the downstairs shower, a glass enclosed stall measuring 3 feet by … Read more »

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30May 2017
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Creating a Safety Culture Makes for a Safe, Healthy Workplace

Find out how a Worker Occupational Safety and Health (WOSH) Specialist can help! We’ve talked in this blog about how important it is not to sacrifice safety in the pursuit of productivity; now let’s talk about some steps you can … Read more »

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23May 2017
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Ask the Expert – Workplace Violence Health Care Rule

Question: I work in the health care industry. I’ve heard about a new workplace violence regulation and would like to know more about it. Who does this new regulation apply to and where can I find more information? Answer: It’s true, the … Read more »

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