American workplaces today are safer today than ever before. Companies do more to protect their staff from injuries on the job that at any time in recorded history. As a result, the number of injuries workers suffer on the job are way down. In 1972, there are about 11 injuries per 100 workers. In 2011, the number was down to only 3.4 pre 100 people. To keep workers safe, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has very specific guidelines that businesses need to follow. These cover everything from worker trainings to equipment requirements. For example, OSHA has very specific guidelines for rigging supplies.
Keep Your Workers Safe with These Tips
- Plan to do your work safely. There is saying that says, “A failure to plan is a plan to