Workers Compensation

Workplace Safety: Frequently Asked Questions for Return-to-Work Programs

2019-08-12T13:54:12-04:00August 12th, 2019|Safety Tips, Workers Compensation|

Return-to-Work programs have to be a successful part of employee benefits strategy. it is important that, prior to being injured, an employee know the process that will be initiated, the roles of those within the process, and his or [...]

Safety Tips: 6 Steps to Ensure an Effective Hazcom Program

2019-08-08T11:53:46-04:00August 8th, 2019|Safety Tips, Workers Compensation|

OSHA’s hazard communication standard (hazcom or HCS) requires employers with hazardous chemicals in the workplace to implement a formal hazard communication program that includes processes for managing and maintaining safety data sheets (SDSs), container labels, chemical inventory lists, a [...]

Safety Tips: How to Prevent 5 Frequent Injuries in the Automotive Industry Workplace

2019-08-02T09:44:35-04:00August 2nd, 2019|Safety Tips, Workers Compensation|

There are several injury exposures that auto mechanics and technicians experience during their normal day to day operation. According to the most current Bureau of Labor Statistics injury and illness report auto mechanics and technicians had 13,150 nonfatal occupational [...]

Safety Update: Employer Responsibilities and OSHA

2018-11-05T09:35:11-05:00November 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 [...]

Defensive Driving: A Refresher in Safety

2018-05-14T12:00:00-04:00May 14th, 2018|Workers Compensation|

In our Workers Compensation Program, the Automotive Industries Compensation Corporation (AICC), driving on public roads and highways is a significant exposure within the members’ operations. OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Administration) reports that year after year, vehicle accidents are [...]

OSHA Only Requiring Electronic Submission of 300A Forms

2018-05-08T12:00:00-04:00May 8th, 2018|Workers Compensation|

In the last Regulatory Agenda, OSHA indicated that it was undergoing rulemaking to revise the Improve Tracking of Workplace Injuries and Illnesses regulation. Specifically, OSHA noted it was considering deleting the requirement for employers with 250 or more employees at an [...]

Compliance Reminder: Post OSHA Form 300A Starting Feb. 1

2018-02-07T12:00:00-05:00February 7th, 2018|Workers Compensation|

We wanted to make sure you knew that on February 1st, employers subject to the recordkeeping requirements of the federal Occupational Safety and Health Act (OSH Act) were reminded to post their 2017 OSHA Form 300A, Summary of Work-Related Injuries [...]

Winter Safety: Easy Things You Can Do To Prevent Accidents

2017-11-28T12:00:00-05:00November 28th, 2017|Workers Compensation|

As winter approaches, we always like to keep people thinking and talking about safety. Our first priority is always focusing on accidents which shouldn’t occur. Winter always brings everything from slips and falls, keeping warm and dry, to monitoring [...]

You Time: Tips for Avoiding Repetitive Motion Injuries – NARFA

2017-10-04T12:00:00-04:00October 4th, 2017|Workers Compensation|

Take steps to stay pain-free Your musculoskeletal system includes the bones and muscles that help you move. Doing the same motion day after day can be hard on your body, and can strain your musculoskeletal system. Have you ever [...]

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