Safety Tips

Massachusetts Distracted Driving Law: MA Senate One Step Closer to Banning Cellphone Use While Driving

2019-06-11T19:54:53-04:00June 10th, 2019|Legislative News, Safety Tips|

For the third session in a row, the Massachusetts Senate approved legislation requiring hands-free use of all mobile devices while driving. This time, however, the House and Gov. Charlie Baker appear to be on board, too. Senators voted 40-0 [...]

Safety Update: Employer Responsibilities and OSHA

2018-11-05T09:35:11-04:00November 5th, 2018|Safety Tips, Workers Compensation|

There can never me too much emphasis on safety culture in any business, and with 2019 now just around the corner, here is a brief regarding some of the most important employer responsibilities related to the Occupational Safety [...]

Security Alert: Email Targets Employees of HIPAA Covered Entities & Their Business Associates | NARFA

2016-12-05T12:00:00-04:00December 5th, 2016|Company News, Safety Tips|

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has become aware of a phishing email that is being circulated on mock HHS Departmental letterhead under the signature of the Office of Civil Rights' Director, Jocelyn Samuels. The email [...]

Beyond Employee Benefits: How to Eliminate Workplace Hazards via Engineering Design

2015-01-07T12:00:00-04:00January 7th, 2015|Employee Wellness Programs, Safety Tips|

Editors Note: In an effort to provide the best employee benefits solutions to our clients, their employees, and their employees’ families in the automotive, roads, and fuels industry, the following is another installment in our ongoing series of educational bulletins designed to [...]

Going Beyond Benefits Administration: Do Back Belts Prevent Injury? The Surprising Facts of Workplace Safety

2014-12-24T12:00:00-04:00December 24th, 2014|Employee Wellness Programs, Safety Tips, Wellness|

Back Belts Feel Secure, But Do They Actually Improve Workplace Safety? One of the biggest misconceptions in workplace safety involves the notion that back belts somehow give workers an extra layer of security against work related injuries. While many [...]

Going Beyond Benefits Administration: The Top Holiday Safety Tips

2014-12-20T12:00:00-04:00December 20th, 2014|Employee Wellness Programs, Safety Tips|

Stay Safe With These Holiday Safety Tips Everyone wants to finish his or her year off as safely and securely as possible—not only in the workplace, but also in his or her personal lives as well. Unfortunately, the multitude [...]

Is Workplace Safety Improving? The Answer May Surprise You

2014-12-13T12:00:00-04:00December 13th, 2014|Safety Tips|

New Report Shows Gains in Workplace Safety Results of a recent survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics offers a hopeful glimpse into the world of workplace safety—proving workplace accident prevention efforts continue to have a positive [...]