When we think of workplace safety and the accidents and injuries that can happen in our work environment, it’s pretty common for us to imagine broken limbs or other physical wounds. But workplace hazards can cause a wide range of … Continue reading
Worker’s Memorial Day, April 28, is an international day of remembrance for workers killed, disabled or injured while at work. Also called the International Workers Memorial Day or International Commemoration Day (ICD), the Worker’s Memorial Day provides a focal point … Continue reading
The 2012 National Public Health Week, which was commemorated April 2nd to April 8th, encourages companies to take action on some of the top workplace safety tips to keep their employees and customers safe. Productivity losses tend to cost a … Continue reading
OSHA’s priorities are guided by a Strategic Management Plan which is designed to work in concert with the Department of Labor’s Strategic Plan. The plan has three major components:
Vermont had one of the lowest rates of workplace violence related fatalities in the country in 2004, tying it for second with New Hampshire, according to a report released this week by the AFL-CIO.