Incorporating Microlearning Into Your Risk Management Strategy With Jim Nulsen

Posted by Jim Nulsen on July 30, 2018 at 9:46 PM

Kaizen Events: Changing Your Work Environment to Reduce Injuries

Posted by Jeff Smagacz on January 3, 2018 at 10:36 AM

Finding good workers is half the battle — you also need to keep them healthy and productive. Today, around 20% of days of missed work are due to sprains and strains that happen as a result of poor workplace design. Companies and public sector organizations that consider their employees' work environment and how it can affect health and efficiency — known as ergonomics — can potentially reduce workplace injuries.

Injury Prevention Tips for First Responders

Posted by Bryan Fass on November 1, 2017 at 11:48 AM

Any safety professional that has to deal with the seemingly constant exposure to risk from EMS and fire-rescue first responders has no doubt struggled with finding solutions. The Center for Disease Control (CDC) and the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) released recommendations detailing the 5 root causes of exposure in the field. These include:

Developing a Post-Injury Management Program

Posted by Kevin O'Sadnick on June 21, 2017 at 10:21 AM

The development of your Post-Injury Management Program (PIM) should be a goal that permeates throughout the entire organization. It is also recommended that the workers’ compensation (WC) process and Post-Injury Management Program be communicated to employees at the time of their new-hire orientation. Successful communication of WC and PIM Programs is critical! It should include a discussion of what WC is and also review the importance of prompt injury reporting, what should be done after an injury, designated medical providers, how medical bills are handled, and lost work benefits.

Why Zero Injuries is NOT Your Goal

Posted by Bill Sims Jr. on October 26, 2016 at 12:00 AM