Get Middle TN Employees Onboard with Workplace Safety

Workplace Safety

“How do I get my employees fired up about our safety program?” It can be a real challenge, especially with the pressures, demands and distractions you all face in your day-to-day jobs. But the most comprehensive safety initiatives in the world won’t accomplish much unless employees embrace and execute them every day. If you really […]

Staying Safe on the Job: Workplace Safety Tips for Temporary Employees

As a temporary employee on assignment, you thrive at working in new environments. You enjoy learning how to use new equipment, technology, tools and machines. You’re highly adaptable and comfortable with change. You probably also realize how important it is to stay vigilant and safe on the job. And that starts with taking common-sense precautions. […]

OSHA Fines to Jump by up to 80% – Is Your Middle TN Business Prepared?

OSHA Fines | OSHA Regulations in Tennessee

For the first time in 25 years, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is increasing its civil penalties. The Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015, signed by President Obama on November 2, 2015, contains a provision requiring OSHA to significantly raise its monetary fines for violating its health and safety regulations. Here’s what you need […]

Tips for Creating a Safer Work Environment

The best way to keep workers’ compensation claims down is to avoid workplace injuries in the first place. This is not news, of course, but the concept occasionally bears repeating. If you’re just learning about workplace safety, or would like to refresh your knowledge, take a few minutes to read this┬ábrief but valuable post outlining […]