Safe+Sound Week

Safe + Sound Week: Build an Effective Safety Program

Every August, OSHA launches its annual Safe + Sound Week to celebrate businesses that have successfully implemented occupational health and safety programs The week-long event is dedicated to promoting hazard awareness, workplace safety innovation... more
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Safety Training Course

Top 5 Workplace Safety Training Courses

The surest way to protect your employees from avoidable accidents and injuries is to provide them with information and resources they need to stay safe at work, which is why FFVA Mutual offers workplace safety training courses on over 30 topics at... more
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How to Combat Different Types of Workplace Fatigue

How to Combat Different Types of Workplace Fatigue

Of all the common workplace hazards employers must address, fatigue is quickly becoming a major focal point because it is so widespread As part of its ongoing efforts to improve employee health and safety, the National Safety Council (NSC) is... more
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OSHA Recordkeeping Rule Updates

OSHA Recordkeeping Rule Updates: What’s New in 2019

Maintaining a safe workplace is an ongoing process, both for employers and regulatory agencies Since 1971, Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has been on the frontlines of workplace safety compliance and regularly updates its... more
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Powered Industrial Trucks

Top 10 OSHA Violations [infographic]

Top 10 OSHA Violations Every year, the US Occupational Health & Safety Administration (OSHA) releases its list of the top 10 workplace safety violations, which can help employers anticipate risks and take preventative measures This... more
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Elevate your Fleet Safety Program with Regular Vehicle Inspections

The workers’ comp industry has seen a steady rise in company vehicle accidents over the past few years, making a robust fleet safety program even more important In fact, a study by the National Council on Compensation Insurance (NCCI) found that... more
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3 Steps to Developing a Cell Phone Policy at Work

When it comes to keeping your business running strong, there's nothing more important than the safety of your employees That's why it's so crucial for employers to set aside the time and energy to develop meaningful guidelines around mobile phone... more
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workplace safety apps

What Are the Best Workplace Safety Apps?

With a quick glance at a cell phone, nearly everyone can quickly name their favorite mobile apps But did you know that there are also many workplace safety apps available to help employees stay safe while on the job The same smartphone, tablet... more
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Office Ergonomics: Tips for Protecting your Workers

Physical movement and productivity go hand-in-hand, no matter the industry Construction and factory workers walk around four miles daily in the process of performing their duties, according to research from the American Council on Exercise This is... more
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The Keys to a Successful Safety Program

No matter what business you’re in, a strong foundation for success should include an effective safety program Reasons for having one are numerous - overall, it motivates, supports, and provides employees with a safe work environment to reduce... more
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Safety Committee

Safety Committees: Giving Employees a Voice in Safety

Everyone deserves a safe work environment Yet sometimes the follow-through on safety initiatives takes a backseat to other priorities This is where the value of a safety committee comes in When safety is part of a company culture, employees have a... more
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