Tag Archives: preventing workplace injury

04May 2018

Standing Down For Construction Safety

Falls are the leading cause of workplace injury and death in the construction industry. In fact, the Center for Construction Research and Training (CPWR) estimates more than 200 construction workers die from falls each year in the United States. And, … Read more »

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23Jan 2018

A New Set of Safety Training Material – At Your Fingertips

Our latest issue of Safety News is now available, featuring a report on California’s new groundbreaking Workplace Violence Prevention in Healthcare Law. Read about what requirements should already be in place and what parts of the law must be implemented … Read more »

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19Oct 2017

Safety Training Can Be Hard. We Make it Easy.

Cal/OSHA requires every business to provide a safe and healthy workplace for its employees. One way to do this is to have regular safety meetings. If you’re in the construction industry you are required to provide a safety meeting every … Read more »

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03Oct 2017

Ask the Expert-Safety Training Requirement

Question:  How often am I required to provide my employees with safety training? Answer:  It depends on which industry you work in. For example, if you are in the construction industry, you are required to conduct a safety tailgate meeting … Read more »

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