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Wellness Programs: Getting Started

We’re going to spend a little time today talking about wellness programs and the whole concept of companies that try to implement an employee wellness program. At the Lawson group, we talk about wellness programs and the fact that the business owners we talk to want a wellness program, but nobody wants to pay for […]

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The 3 Most Common Kinds of Workplace Accidents & How to Prevent Them

Most “on the job” injuries are caused by unsafe acts or unsafe work practices. It is important to look at the types of accidents that are the result of unsafe work practices that result in the greatest costs in order to prioritize efforts that will achieve the greatest reduction in the cost of injuries.

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How to Assess Industrial Hygiene Hazards

Industrial hygiene hazards come in many different forms that can impact any business. It is important to understand the role an Industrial Hygienist plays in the identification and evaluation of potential Industrial Hygiene hazards in order to properly address them.

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Office Ergonomics

Many employers overlook educating their office staff on how to set up their computer workstations to maximize their comfort

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Find it and Fix it

…before someone gets hurt! Commit to developing a safety and health self-inspection program. Self-inspection programs are an excellent injury prevention strategy. The process is simple, routinely inspecting the workplace, identifying exiting and potential hazards, and documenting/managing a corrective action plan. It’s not something you only do once a year though; this is an ongoing routine […]