Identifying Electrical Hazards In Construction: Tips For Risk Assessment
Electrical hazards pose a serious threat to construction workers. Many workplace accidents can be traced to inadequate wiring, overloaded circuits, and improper grounding. This article will offer practical tips for identifying these risks and conducting an effective electrical hazard risk assessment.
What is an IIPP Program? Ultimate Workplace Guide
Workplace safety is an essential aspect of any organization, and an effective safety program is crucial to ensure the well-being of employees and prevent accidents. One such program that plays a pivotal role in safeguarding the work environment is the IIPP program. Today Safety Evolution dives into the concept of an IIPP (Injury and Illness Prevention Program), its components, benefits, and how it contributes to fostering a safety culture within your organization.
OSHA Incident Rates: A Guide to Assessing Workplace Safety
Maintaining a safe work environment should be top priority for every organization. One crucial tool in evaluating workplace safety is the OSHA incident rate. Understanding what constitutes a good OSHA incident rate is essential for gauging your company's safety performance and taking proactive steps to enhance it. In this comprehensive guide, we'll delve into the OSHA incident rates, the factors that influence them, and how to interpret these rates to ensure a secure and productive workplace.
Calculate Your OSHA Dart Rate!
How do serious workplace injuries impact your business? The OSHA Days Away, Restricted or Transferred (DART) rate is an excellent tool for measuring these recordable incidents' effect on a business over time.
While the DART rate is used by OSHA to follow and assess trends in high-risk industries, EHS managers can use the data from the DART rate to continuously improve their company’s Safety Management System.