Tag: workplace safety

The Value of Safety [Infographic]
Industry

The Value of Safety [Infographic]

Safety at the job site should be made a priority. OSHA, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, penalizes companies that do not adhere to mandated safety protocols. This infographic by The Asbestos Institute outlines the financial consequences of violating OSHA policies. It summarizes the most frequently cited OSHA standards, OSHA penalties, […]

Preventing Industrial Accidents
Management

Preventing Industrial Accidents

The theory in the workplace about accidents is evolving. The prevailing notion is that all workplace accidents are avoidable. This modern approach puts an increased onus on several areas. Training, preventive maintenance, ergonomics, and attitudes on safety all need to improve to reach this goal. Inadequacy of Training Underneath the […]