Tag: safety training

A Mini-Guide to Minimizing Back and Shoulder Injuries

Lifting and moving objects safely at work is something many people have to deal with — especially if they work in a factory or warehouse. Yet not everyone knows how to safely lift objects from the floor, and not everyone has the strength to lift. So, before you throw your back out, here’s what you…

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No Workers’ Comp Because Having Gun Held to Your Head is Part of Job?

State laws and court rulings have opened the door for workers’ comp benefits for psychological injuries such as post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Despite that, this employer tried to deny benefits to an employee because being a victim of an armed robbery was part of the job. Gregory Kochanowicz was the manager of a PA Liquor…

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Can Employees Be Trained to Spot Potential Workplace Violence?

A new study takes a look at precursors to workplace violence and suggests employees can be educated to spot warning signs. Researchers at Wayne State University School of Medicine in Detroit studied 214 incidents of workplace violence at a Midwestern hospital system that included seven hospitals. Employees at the hospitals were required to record these…

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Man Beheads Coworker in Workplace Dispute

Related Workplace Violence Training DVDs: Workplace Violence Video Training DVD Trains employees how to prevent, detect, and diffuse various types of workplace violence. View Product Workplace Bullying and Violence Help ensure trainers deliver consistent bullying and workplace violence training to both supervisors and employees. View Product Be S.A.F.E. Not Sorry: Preventing Violence A practical and…

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Back Safety Training Powerpoints

Related Back Safety Training Courses Back Safety Training Safe Lifting Procedures Slips, Trips, and Falls PPE Training Ladder Safety Back and Lifting Safety Training by RiskAnalytics, LLC Date Created: 2018 Number of Slides: 21 Created By: RiskAnalytics, LLC This PowerPoint shows examples on how to reduce the heavy lifting in the workplace, and offers certain…

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Workplace Violence Training PowerPoints

Related Workplace Violence Training Courses Workplace Violence Violence in Healthcare Active Shooter Training Sexual Harassment for Employees Sexual Harassment for Manager Workplace Violence Awareness by DGS Date Created: 2017 Number of Slides: 27 Created By: DGS This Workplace Violence training powerpoint presentation was created by Protective Services Police Department. References to OSHA policies and procedures…

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Does Poor Safety Equal Poor Management?

Many high-ranking leaders in various organizations have been quoted as saying that poor safety results are an indicator of other poor management practices. In interviews with top officials, the majority indicated that they demand excellence in safety from contractors and suppliers for the very reason that they view poor safety results as a warning sign…

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EHS Professionals Reveal Workplace Horror Stories, Complaints, & Insights in National Safety Survey

Nearly 1,000 EHS professionals responded to the 2013 National Safety Survey. Most said that safety has improved at their organization in the past year, but many admitted the safety versus production argument is ongoing and some shared truly horrifying stories of workplace violence and bullying. The respondents to the 2013 National Safety Survey generally are…

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(Video) Interactive Workplace Safety Lab in Maine

Recommended Safety Orientation DVDs Our online, interactive workplace safety training portal WAVE has hundreds of workplace safety topics, downloadable printouts, and more! Take a Test Drive Our Safety Orientation Meeting Kit covers developing safety awareness, accident prevention basics, hazard evaluation, safety housekeeping, usage of PPE, and much more. View Product Coastal’s Safety Orientation: On Alert…

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