Archive for Tag: Safety

04.09.19

Encouraging Employees to Report Near Miss Incidents to Improve Workplace Safety

For every accident that occurs in the workplace, there are just as many, if not more, close calls. Maybe a co-worker was pulled aside just in time to avoid burns from a piece of industrial equipment. Or, perhaps a forklift tipped over in the middle of a job and the worker using it was able […]

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03.05.19

What Should I Do if an Employee is Injured at Work?

If your company participates in the Helpside Workers’ Compensation program, there...
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02.19.19

Tips for Developing a Substance Abuse Testing Program

Workers impaired by drugs or alcohol can cause serious damage...
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02.15.19

Small Businesses Can Stay Informed Using OSHA Resources

This article was written by Josh Hancey, Safety Director for...
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01.21.19

Reduce Workplace Injuries and Costs with a Nurse Triage Program

This article was written by Josh Hancey, Safety Director and...
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01.07.19

The Two Most Common Workplace Injury Types and How to Prevent Them

This post was written by Josh Hancey, Safety Director and...
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09.17.18

Keeping Employees Safe While Driving

This blog was written by Raul Ontiveros, Workers’ Compensation Claims Director at Helpside. From 2011 to 2016, the frequency of workers’ compensation claims that involved employees who were driving were on the rise. Increased claims mean increased cost for employers. Remember, workers’ compensation claims affect your experience modification factor and therefore your workers’ compensation insurance […]

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07.26.18

Utilizing the Six Pillars of Safety to Create a Safety and Health Management System

The time to start your safety and health management system...
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07.12.18

Six Pillars of Safety: The Business Case for Safety Solutions

It is common for business leaders to think of a...
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06.28.18

Six Pillars of Safety: Getting Leaders and Employees Involved

As the owner or manager of a small business, your...
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