Archive for July 23, 2016
Safety in the workplace is very important but can be elusive. In 2014, 4,386 people died at work in private industries. Of those deaths, 20.5% or 899 were in construction. According to estimates from the Survey of Occupational Injuries and Illnesses (SOII) conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, there were almost three million nonfatal workplace injuries in 2014. They occurred at a rate of 3.2 cases per 100 equivalent full time workers. Most workers are concerned about their safety at work. Occupational health software can be helpful but it has to part of a bigger campaign to keep workers healthy and safe.
Make Your Employees See How Health and Safety Policy Applies to Them
Three-quarters of workers admit that it is important to them that they feel safe and secu