Health and Wellness

Engaging Employees in Their Own Duty of Care

Engaging Employees in Their Own Duty of Care

Policies alone may not be enough to fulfill your obligations to workers if the plans are ignored.

 
The Value of Safety Plans for Claims Management

The Value of Safety Plans for Claims Management

Comprehensive safety plans may help reduce costly workers compensation claims.

 
Investing in Workplace Safety

Investing in Workplace Safety

Compliance with OSHA standards is not enough to protect against potential injuries and losses.

 
Promoting Truck Driver Health

Promoting Truck Driver Health

Truck drivers are at notably higher risk for serious health conditions that can also affect job performance.

 
Notepad: Risk in Review – September

Notepad: Risk in Review – September

Wildfires Burn Throughout California In August, the Mendocino Complex fire in Northern California became the largest wildfire in the state’s history. By Aug. 12, it […]

 
What to Do in Case of an On-Site Injury

What to Do in Case of an On-Site Injury

Proper procedures for responding to workplace accidents can help companies minimize costs.

 
Notepad: Risk in Review – July/August

Notepad: Risk in Review – July/August

Banning plastic straws, South Korea’s new workweek, digital privacy laws, and more.

 
Workplace Deaths on the Rise

Workplace Deaths on the Rise

A sharp increase in fatal workplace violence contributed to growing numbers of workers killed on the job.

 
Helping the Helpers: Supporting the Resilience of First Responders

Helping the Helpers: Supporting the Resilience of First Responders

Employers can provide proper training and education to prepare responders for the physical and mental toll they may experience.

 
Preventing Slip and Fall Accidents in the Workplace

Preventing Slip and Fall Accidents in the Workplace

Developing a strategy to address slips, trips and falls can save companies billions of dollars in direct workers compensation costs.

 
Fertility Clinic Failures Highlight Storage Risks

Fertility Clinic Failures Highlight Storage Risks

Equipment malfunctions at two fertility clinics underscore the need for better safeguards.

 
Paws and Effect: Assistance Animals Bring Challenge and Opportunity

Paws and Effect: Assistance Animals Bring Challenge and Opportunity

From service dogs to emotional support pigs, rabbits and ducks, an expanding range of assistance animals are creating new business challenges.

 
Addressing Construction Risks with Technology

Addressing Construction Risks with Technology

Advances in technology promise to improve safety in the construction industry.

 
Managing Pain in the Workforce

Managing Pain in the Workforce

Workplace pain management programs can improve employees’ health and productivity.

 
Safer Work Through Predictive Analytics

Safer Work Through Predictive Analytics

Data analysis strategies can make workplace safety programs more proactive.