How to Reduce Your Risk of Ergonomic Injuries

What’s At Stake One size does not fit all when it comes to work equipment. Whenever a worker has to modify or adjust himself to perform a work task, the “mis”fit causes stress and strain on the body. What’s The … Continued

Storing Chemicals Safely

Suggested Activities Show workers the different types of containers used at your facility and the types of chemicals to be stored in each. Conduct a training session specifically on PPE to be used when handling chemicals. Distribute a copy of … Continued

Managing Workers’ Comp: Taking the Stress Out of Heat

Even though summer may be over, employers should still plan ahead for next summer and educate workers about the medical and behavioral risk factors as well as the symptoms of heat-related illness. Employers who instill the importance of working safely … Continued

AmTrust offers coverage for food-related operations

AmTrust is pleased to announce that effective August 1, 2016, they will now offer Workers’ Compensation coverage for food-related operations in California through Springfield Insurance Company. Long-recognized as a key grocery and food market carrier throughout California, Springfield Insurance Company … Continued

Support Victims and Families of Pulse Shooting

Our thoughts and prayers go out to the victims and families of the senseless crime that resulted in the worst mass shooting in U.S. history this past weekend at Pulse Night Club in Orlando, Florida. If you’re looking to express … Continued

Key Elements of a Successful Safety & Health Program

Safety and health programs can substantially reduce the number and severity of workplace injuries and alleviate the associated financial burdens on businesses. Many states also have requirements or voluntary guidelines for workplace injury and illness prevention programs. According to OSHA, the … Continued