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January is National Blood Donor Month

This January marks the 52nd anniversary of National Blood Donor Month – a time to recognize the importance of giving blood and platelets while celebrating the lifesaving impact of those who roll up a sleeve to help patients in need. Learn more about Red Cross and how you could win […]

Snow, sleet, and ice all pose a risk of slip and fall accidents. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, slip and fall injuries are the second largest cause of workplace injuries.  The National Safety Council states that slips and falls are the single largest cause of emergency room visits. […]

Winter is a Hazardous Time!

Winter is a hazardous time, remind each other of safety procedures and stay aware of your surroundings. Discuss workplace winter procedures and know who is in charge of keeping walkways and parking lots clear Remember to wear boots and be aware of icy conditions Report any injury to your supervisor […]

20 Second Choruses to Sing When Washing Your Hands

Do you sing Happy Birthday, Twinkle Twinkle Little Star, or the ABC Song when washing your hands? Would you prefer to sing a song that was made by adults for adults? If you’re like me, you probably sing the chorus of these earworms randomly anyway. If not maybe you’ll just […]

Do you know the difference between sudden cardiac arrest and a heart attack?

Many people use these terms interchangeably. That is not correct and the different emergencies need to be addressed differently. A heart attack occurs when blood flow to the heart is blocked and can occur suddenly or may come and go over a longer period of time – hours, days, or […]

WARNING

Do you know the warning signs of suicide and what to do? Be aware of the below, when a person is suicidal these are common observances. Talk – Being a burden, experiencing unbearable pain, feeling trapped, no reason to live, killing themselves. Behavior – Withdrawn, increased use of alcohol or […]

Does your desk need a makeover?

Are you noticing neck and back pain, sore wrists and fingers, blurred vision, or headaches? It might be time for a makeover. Office ergonomics is something we are all aware of, but can easily be overlooked. Slight changes over time can start to add up leading to pain and discomfort. […]

Do You Have Zero Accident Vision?

There are 4 pillars to success when it comes to safety in the workplace Commitment Communication Culture Learning Are you committed to keeping your employees safe? The following article shares the viewpoint stating that no one ought to be injured as the result of an accident in the workplace. READ […]

2021 International Overdose Awareness Day

The 2000 National Household Survey on Drug Abuse found that in the U.S. among full-time workers aged 18 – 49, 1 in 13 reported past month illicit drug use. Drug abuse and overdose affect more than just the addicted person. Over 26 percent of employed adults have substance abuse or […]

What Chemicals Are You Using at Work?

Some cleaning chemicals can be hazardous, causing problems ranging from skin rashes and burns to coughing and asthma. You come into contact with chemicals every day. Although some chemical exposures are safe, others are not. For you to become sick, a certain amount of a harmful chemical must enter your […]