Safety Department and Human Resources Roles in Maintaining a Strong Safety Culture

2023-10-05T13:13:08-04:00July 18th, 2023|2023, Workers Compensation|

The following piece is based on the experiences of one of the NARFA Loss Control Specialists. The Automotive Industries Compensation Corporation (AICC) in Massachusetts provides members with one of the best workers compensation programs in the country. From unlimited [...]

Defensive Driving: A Refresher in Safety

2023-04-17T12:52:17-04:00May 14th, 2018|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 [...]

Winter Safety: Easy Things You Can Do To Prevent Accidents

2023-04-17T12:51:15-04:00November 28th, 2017|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 [...]

Five Current Topics You Need To Know About Wage and Safety Laws for Workers | NARFA Blog

2023-04-17T12:46:49-04:00October 11th, 2016|2016, Workers Compensation|

  In the news recently, stories of exploitation of immigrant workers in the construction business generated widespread reaction from readers who are very interested in the issues facing workers these days, especially with new wage laws and other legislation. [...]

Techniques for Supervisors to Address Safety Mistakes and Unsafe Behaviors

2023-04-17T12:42:37-04:00October 12th, 2015|2015, Workers Compensation|

We have all been told we have areas to improve while in the workplace. Feedback is one of the most important parts of improving work culture and employee performance. One of the most difficult tasks a supervisor must perform [...]

Tailgating While Driving is More Risky Than You Think

2023-04-17T12:42:38-04:00October 1st, 2015|2015, Employee Wellness Programs|

When you're driving, few things are worse than being stuck behind someone who drives painfully slow. All of us have experienced the frustration of traveling behind slow-moving vehicles. Under these conditions, many drivers are tempted to follow more closely than [...]

Using the Internet to Improve Workplace Safety

2023-04-17T12:42:43-04:00June 30th, 2015|2015, Workers Compensation|

One of the huge advantages to NARFA's AICC Workers Compensation Program  is our focus on developing an effective safety culture in the workplace. In the past, it was easy for management to overlook many of the requirements to implement a strong [...]