BBB Tips: Safety In The Workplace

June is National Safety Month, an annual observance to educate people and businesses on the importance of safety in the workplace, at home and on the road. As part of Better Business Bureau’s mission, BBB encourages and supports best practices by …

Trump Administration Bottles Up Another Workplace Safety Rule

Employers worried about records of job-related injuries and illnesses becoming public can rest easy for now, thanks to the Trump administration. The Labor Department on Wednesday said it would hold off on enforcing a new rule requiring certain employers to …

Labor Dep’t cuts could jeopardize workplace safety enforcement

The U.S. has 8 million worksites to inspect and 1,838 state and federal inspectors to do it — enough to visit each place about once every 98 years. But don’t worry, President Trump has a plan — to make it worse. President Trump has proposed a 21% …

25 Best Ways to Improve Safety in the Workplace

One important aspect needed to be kept in any workplace is workplace safety. Workers compensation dollars can be kept open by preventing workplace accidents. The occupational health and safety, which is under the jurisdiction of work, safe BC mentions that …

Workplace Safety Training: How it Matters for Employees?

Each industry demands responsible business owners. There are different kind of tasks that needs to be completed and they often carry a certain amount of responsibility. However, the most important areas every business must address before everything else …

Six questions for labor’s top workplace safety expert

Peg Seminario, the AFL-CIO’s director of occupational safety and health, is a nationally recognized expert on worker safety. She has a masters degree in industrial hygiene from Harvard, and has worked for the AFL-CIO since 1977. The Labor Press …