Making Work Less Stressful and More Engaging for Your Employees

Source: Natalie Peart We all know that excessive stress is a health hazard. What is less talked about are the effects of burnout on business performance. Stress makes people nearly three times as likely to leave their jobs, temporarily impairs strategic thinking, and...

Daylight Savings Kicks off Drowsy Driving Prevention Week

Source Even though Americans gained an hour of sleep this past weekend, workers are still urged to prioritize sleep—especially because driving drowsy is comparable to driving intoxicated. Hopefully, the daylight savings “fall back” gave you an extra hour...

Eliminating workplace hazards through training

Source: Norman Ford How does creating a culture around training and education empower and encourage employees to assess their work areas for hazards, as well as play an active role in eliminating those hazards? Companies often treat the idea of developing a plan...

Recommended Practices for Safety and Health Programs

Source A safe workplace is sound business OSHA has recently updated the Guidelines for Safety and Health Programs it first released 30 years ago, to reflect changes in the economy, workplaces, and evolving safety and health issues. The new Recommended Practices have...