Commercial building and facilities management resources for corporate facility executives, building operators and facility managers in all industry and service sectors. Workplace-Accidents articles below.
Iconic buildings are partnering with the National Safety Council to raise awareness of preventable deaths.
Workers suffering sprains and strains average 57 days away from work, according to Travelers’ new Injury Impact Report.
Traditionally, companies have kept their health and safety functions separate, hindering collaboration even though it is crucial for organizations to integrate these functions.
The Log of Work-Related Injuries and Illnesses is used to classify work-related injuries and illnesses and to note the extent and severity of each case.
So what do you do, facility managers? Can you train your staff to respond to situations like this so they react "professionally" rather than instinctively? Is it possible to stifle the natural inclination to laugh when you see something like this unfold in front of your eyes?
You're much safer whizzing down the highway than walking through the entrance at work. So says Liberty Mutual's Workplace Safety Index.