What would you classify as one of the main causes of accidents and loss of lie at the workplace?
If you guessed ladders, you are right
Accidents related to these items are associated with a steep uptick in pricey workers compensation insurance claims. They also are connected to the shrinking population of workers.
A recent United States Bureau of Labor Statistics study shows something sobering: in 2015, more than a hundred and fifty worker fatalities and more than twenty thousand injuries were related to ladder accidents.
Since 2015, related misuse is rated #7 in the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s report about the top ten workplace infringements.
Wouldn’t you say it’s time to shine a spotlight on the importance of safe use?
In response to a resounding yes to that question, March has been chosen as the National Ladder-Safety month. Organizers urge business leaders and owners to spread the related … Read More