Archive for Tag: Work Comp


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

If your company participates in┬áthe Helpside Workers’ Compensation program, there...
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Reduce Workplace Injuries and Costs with a Nurse Triage Program

This article was written by Josh Hancey, Safety Director and...
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Keeping Employees Safe While Driving

This blog was written by Raul Ontiveros, Workers’ Compensation Claims...
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Six Pillars of Safety: Getting Leaders and Employees Involved

As the owner or manager of a small business, your...
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Creating a Culture of Safety For Your Small Business

A strong culture of safety is best created by following...
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Return to Work Programs Benefit Employees and Employers

This blog was written by Raul Ontiveros, Workers’ Compensation Claims Director at Helpside and member of our Risk Management team. Carefully considered return to work programs can significantly benefit both employers and injured employees by reducing disability leave costs and maintaining the productivity of the injured employee. Employers are often challenged with how to bring […]

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3 Reasons Employees Fail To Report Workplace Hazards

In order to ensure a safe and healthy workplace, organizations...
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Using the 10 Most Frequent OSHA Violations to Improve Safety

Every year OSHA releases the top 10 most frequently cited...
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Preventing Falls at Work

This week (May 2- May 6) OSHA observes the National...
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