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Workplace Injuries and Illnesses Infographic
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Workplace Injuries and Illnesses Infographic

According to OSHA, approximately 6,000 employees in the U.S. die from workplace injuries while another 50,000 die from illnesses caused...  More →

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Safety Budget Worksheet
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Safety Budget Worksheet

If you haven’t read the Safety Budget eBook that accompanies this worksheet, you can download here.Why All Organizations Need a...  More →

Ergonomics
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Ergonomics

Ergonomics. We’ve all heard that word before in a meeting or in safety training, but what does it actually mean...  More →

Meeting Incident Reporting Requirements
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Meeting Incident Reporting Requirements

Have you submitted your annual workplace injuries and illness report to OSHA yet? If your organization falls into a category...  More →

Related Topics: OSHA , Recordkeeping

OSHA Extends Compliance Date for Electronic Submission of Injury Reports
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OSHA Extends Compliance Date for Electronic Submission of Injury Reports

OSHA has extended the compliance deadline for certain employers to electronically submit reports on workplace injuries and illnesses until December...  More →

Related Topics: OSHA , Compliance

Recent BLS Figures on Workplace Fatalities
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Recent BLS Figures on Workplace Fatalities

The Bureau of Labor Statistics posted new data in December regarding deaths from on-the-job injuries for 2016. According to a...  More →

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What is safety actually worth?
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What is safety actually worth?

The absence of safe working conditions can create significant additional costs. For example, there are fixed, direct costs related to...  More →

Related Topics: online safety training , proactive , return on investment , roi

Risk Management Smarts: Retail Safety Skills Training
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Risk Management Smarts: Retail Safety Skills Training

Retail safety skills training is not only necessary for the well-being of employees, but it’s also smart risk management. According...  More →

Related Topics: Retail Safety Skills Training , risk management , workplace violence , Retail Training Courses , Slips Trips and Falls , Ergonomics , Back Smarts , osha safety training

New Safety Infographic! Free Download
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New Safety Infographic! Free Download

Workplace Safety: Protect Your Workers 13 WORKERS DIE EVERYDAY from traumatic injuries in the USA.OVER $95 BILLION EVERY YEAR is...  More →

Related Topics: fall protection , hazard communication , OSHA , Safety , workers comp

How to Keep Workers Safe Around Chemicals
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How to Keep Workers Safe Around Chemicals

It may surprise you to learn that more than half a million Americans work in laboratories, according to numbers from...  More →

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Q & A: Post-Incident Drug Testing
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Q & A: Post-Incident Drug Testing

Question: “How do I decided when to drug test for an injury?” Answer: “The rule does not prohibit drug testing...  More →

Related Topics: awareness , Compliance , hr , online safety training , PPE , OSHA

Warehouse Safety
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Warehouse Safety

There are many types of warehouses, each with their own unique purpose, from distribution centers or dropship facilities to cold...  More →

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OSHA 10- and 30-hour Training for Construction Worker Safety
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OSHA 10- and 30-hour Training for Construction Worker Safety

Although OSHA requires that all employers are responsible for providing a safe and healthful workplace, it’s no secret that construction...  More →

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Common Safety Clichés & Why They Aren’t Helping
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Common Safety Clichés & Why They Aren’t Helping

“He got his fingers caught; he’s in the ER.” When I took that call early one morning, my cell phone...  More →

Related Topics: awareness , Compliance , fall protection , hr , job , online safety training , OSHA , PPE , Safety

How to Give Effective Toolbox Talks, Part 2: The Topics
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How to Give Effective Toolbox Talks, Part 2: The Topics

Constantly finding new topics for safety toolbox talks can be challenging. If you have a morning safety meeting every day...  More →

Related Topics: toolbox talk , toolbox , supervisor

National Safety Month: Workplace Fatalities and Injuries
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National Safety Month: Workplace Fatalities and Injuries

June is National Safety Month: a time for organizations to place a renewed focus on safety. For many workplaces, this...  More →

Related Topics: National Safety Month , Workplace Fatalities , Workplace Injuries

The Financial Impact of EHS: Cost Savings and Revenue Generation
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The Financial Impact of EHS: Cost Savings and Revenue Generation

If you work in safety, operations, or management, you know that Environmental, Health, and Safety (EHS) is not just about...  More →

Related Topics: EHS software , ehs program , risk management , Company Culture , CFO , financial impact

True Stories in Safety Training
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True Stories in Safety Training

In 2011, OSHA fined a company in Illinois called AMD Industries. OSHA fined them $1.2 million dollars. Some of the...  More →

Related Topics: Compliance , Driving , Electrical , hr , online safety training , OSHA , PPE , safety pro

Resources to Help You Avoid OSHA’s Top 10 Most-Cited Violations
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Resources to Help You Avoid OSHA’s Top 10 Most-Cited Violations

OSHA’s list of the top 10 most frequently cited violations hasn’t changed much in the past years. But, according to...  More →

Related Topics: accident , awareness , Compliance , Construction , Electrical , fall arrest , OSHA , risk , Training

Understanding OSHA 300 Logs
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Understanding OSHA 300 Logs

Forget something this month? Not taxes. Not Valentines. Not Jump Rope for Heart. The OSHA 300 Log! You’ve got yours...  More →

Related Topics: 300 logs , Compliance , hr , OSHA , osha 300a , osha standards , Recordkeeping , workers comp

Cogent Accomplishes Safety Goals with HSI
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Cogent Accomplishes Safety Goals with HSI

The Challenge Cogent is an employee-owned company that sells and services pumps and rotating equipment for water/wastewater, industrial, and rental...  More →

How is Compliance Training Different from Other Training?
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How is Compliance Training Different from Other Training?

Compliance training is a fact of life in most U.S. businesses today. Beyond the mere fact that it is mandated...  More →

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Where to Find Guidance on Assembling Your Workplace First Aid Kit
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Where to Find Guidance on Assembling Your Workplace First Aid Kit

Emergencies are a lot easier to deal with when you have the right tools at your fingertips. The workplace first...  More →

Related Topics: ASSEMBLING YOUR WORKPLACE FIRST AID , First Aid , 24-7 EMS

6 Essential Questions Every CFO Wants To Know About EHS Software
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6 Essential Questions Every CFO Wants To Know About EHS Software

Finding a new product to incorporate into your organization’s safety program is often exciting, but it can be tricky to...  More →

Related Topics: Innovation , Company Culture , Collaboration , EHS software , ehs program

Hand Injuries in Construction
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Hand Injuries in Construction

A construction site can be a real epicenter for hand injuries. A 2011 article in EHS Today cites some scary...  More →

Related Topics: Hand Safety , PPE , Construction

How to Give Effective Toolbox Talks, Part 1: The Basics
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How to Give Effective Toolbox Talks, Part 1: The Basics

Toolbox talks play an important role in workplace health and safety programs. They provide an important balance between lengthy formal...  More →

Related Topics: toolbox talk , Safety , supervisor , toolbox

30 Tips for Hand and Power Tool Safety
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30 Tips for Hand and Power Tool Safety

More than one million people are hurt using hand and power tools every year, according to the Consumer Product Safety...  More →

Related Topics: accident , awareness , Hand Safety , job , OSHA , power tools

What OSHA’s 2022 Top 10 List Says About Workplace Safety in the United States
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What OSHA’s 2022 Top 10 List Says About Workplace Safety in the United States

Each year OSHA publishes a top 10 list of the most frequently cited standards found during inspections conducted by federal...  More →

Related Topics: OSHA , Workplace Safety , Regulations , standards , safety pro

10 Reasons You’re Probably Wrong About Online Safety Training: Part 1
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10 Reasons You’re Probably Wrong About Online Safety Training: Part 1

From experience, we understand that there’s a lot of misinformation about online training and its value as a progressive tool...  More →

Related Topics: accident , Compliance , engagement , hr , lms , myths , PPE , risk , safety pro

Eye Safety at Work — What Can You Do?
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Eye Safety at Work — What Can You Do?

It doesn’t matter what you do for a living; your eyes are an important tool. Today’s blog offers some tips...  More →

Related Topics: eye safety , eye\ , PPE

Knock, Knock—It’s OSHA: Programmed Inspections (Part 2)
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Knock, Knock—It’s OSHA: Programmed Inspections (Part 2)

Programmed inspections are OSHA’s lowest enforcement priority, but these inspections outnumber unprogrammed inspections, so it is clear that programmed inspections...  More →

Related Topics: awareness , Compliance , Construction , Electrical , exposure , hr , job

Electrical Panel Inspections
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Electrical Panel Inspections

Join HSI Chief Safety Officer Jill James as she visits environmental health and safety professionals in their workplaces to explore...  More →

The Role of HR in Safety and Compliance
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The Role of HR in Safety and Compliance

To date, there are 180 federal laws that mandate what companies must do to ensure the health and safety of...  More →

Related Topics: Human Resources , Safety , safety pro , safety training , Workplace Safety , Workplace Culture

What’s the difference between an unqualified and a qualified electric worker?
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What’s the difference between an unqualified and a qualified electric worker?

OSHA and the NFPA have specific definitions for a qualified electric worker – basically, someone who is trained and knowledgeable...  More →

Related Topics: qualified electrical worker , Electrical Safety , NFPA 70E , NFPA , OSHA

Preventing Back Injuries in the Workplace
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Preventing Back Injuries in the Workplace

Back injuries are a common problem in the workplace. When discussing ways to prevent back injuries, the key thing to...  More →

Related Topics: Back Injuries , Ergonomics , back , injury , injuries

SIF: Serious Injury or Fatality Incident Determination and Reporting Guidelines
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SIF: Serious Injury or Fatality Incident Determination and Reporting Guidelines

Injury and illness prevention used to focus on overall reduction of incidents; you reduce any and all accidents, you reduce...  More →

Fatalities & Serious Injuries
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Fatalities & Serious Injuries

Join HSI Chief Safety Officer Jill James as she visits environmental health and safety professionals in their workplaces to explore...  More →

Lockout Tagout Training Saves Lives
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Lockout Tagout Training Saves Lives

An employee works to clear a jam on a conveyor belt, only to have their hand crushed when the conveyor...  More →

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Emergency Pre-Planning
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Emergency Pre-Planning

Join HSI Chief Safety Officer Jill James as she visits environmental health and safety professionals in their workplaces to explore...  More →

March is Workplace Eye Wellness Month (Infographic)
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March is Workplace Eye Wellness Month (Infographic)

Are your workers following the best practices for keeping their eyes safe? According to the National Institute for Occupational Safety...  More →

Related Topics: eye safety

National Safety Month, a Reminder That Safety Should Always Come First
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National Safety Month, a Reminder That Safety Should Always Come First

June marks the time of year that the National Safety Council celebrates National Safety Month 2014 to bring attention to...  More →

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Worker’s Memorial Day 2018
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Worker’s Memorial Day 2018

As a Nation, we’ve been marking Worker Memorial Week for 47-years. The number of people dying at work has decreased...  More →

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Why Offer Workplace Safety Training?
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Why Offer Workplace Safety Training?

From compliance obligations to preventing injuries and saving lives, there are a lot of good reasons to offer safety training...  More →

Related Topics: Workplace Safety , Training

October is Eye Injury Prevention Month
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October is Eye Injury Prevention Month

Never skimp on safety when it comes to protecting your eyes. October is Eye Injury Prevention Month, and Health &amp...  More →

Related Topics: eye safety , PPE

Safety Training: By the Numbers
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Safety Training: By the Numbers

Here’s a fun exercise for any safety leader prompted by data from the world of occupational safety and health. Use...  More →

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OSHA Sets Rules on Reporting, but What About Reporting Near Misses?
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OSHA Sets Rules on Reporting, but What About Reporting Near Misses?

Near misses are events that could have resulted in worker injury or illness, or damaged property, but for some reason...  More →

Related Topics: OSHA , Incident Reporting , reporting

Workplace Risks: Flammable Liquids and Burn Injuries
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Workplace Risks: Flammable Liquids and Burn Injuries

Fuels, solvents, cleaners, paints, adhesives – it would be hard to find a modern manufacturing facility that doesn’t use flammable...  More →

Related Topics: Flammable liquids , fire , fire safety

Head, Neck, and Back Injuries — Prevention and Emergency Treatment
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Head, Neck, and Back Injuries — Prevention and Emergency Treatment

From typical lower backaches all the way to the sharp pain of an accident-induced case of whiplash; head, neck, and...  More →

Related Topics: Ergonomics , neck pain , Back Injuries , back , injury , injuries , neck , pain

Healthy Hearts, Exercise, and What to Do in Case of Strains and Sprains
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Healthy Hearts, Exercise, and What to Do in Case of Strains and Sprains

We hope you spent some time during Heart Month learning a little more about heart health and the easy things...  More →

Related Topics: Heart Attack , Health , First Aid , Helthy

Distracted Walking Injuries at Home and in the Workplace
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Distracted Walking Injuries at Home and in the Workplace

Called a “significant safety threat” by the National Safety Council, distracted walking is a topic that has been coming up...  More →

Related Topics: Distracted Walking , Distracted

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