The importance of safety cannot be overstated. Every organization is responsible for the safety of its employees while they are working. In 2015, OSHA estimated safety issues cost companies $1 billion a week. Understanding universal safety practices and how to implement them will help keep everyone protected, while ensuring the company’s financial security.
Research has consistently demonstrated that when clear goals are associated with learning, it occurs more easily and rapidly. With that in mind, let’s review our goals for today. At the end of this workshop, participants should be able to:
- Understand the importance and legal responsibilities of safety
- Perform risks assessments
- Establish a safety program
- Monitor safety
- Communicate safety policies