Safety hazards in the workplace blog

Understanding Safety Hazards in the Workplace

How to Identify and Reduce Common Safety Hazards in the Workplace You should always be on the lookout for safety hazards in the workplace While it’s difficult to fully and completely guard against all of them, identifying common risks can... more
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Distracted Driving Blog

The Costs of Distracted Driving

Distracted driving is more dangerous than you think While something as simple as pulling out your phone and texting as quickly as possible or eating lunch in your car may seem harmless, driving with even the smallest distraction could actually be a... more
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Why FFVA Mutual for Workers Comp Insurance

Workers Comp Insurance: Why FFVA Mutual

Workers' compensation solutions focused on your success At FFVA Mutual, we believe safeguarding employee health and safety is a pillar of running a successful business That’s why we offer personalized safety services and safety training at no... more
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COVID-19 Workplace Safety Guidance from OSHA

COVID-19 Workplace Safety Guidance from OSHA

A Breakdown of OSHA’s Compliance Updates and COVID-19 Prevention Programs Preventing the exposure to and spread of COVID-19 at the workplace is top of mind for employers, especially those who oversee teams of essential workers or are just... more
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Dangers of substance abuse and the benefits of a drug-free workplace

The Benefits of a Drug-Free Workplace

National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week For employers, having a drug-free workplace is paramount to employee wellness and safety at work Every year, the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) hosts the National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week to... more
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Annual OSHA Updates: What’s New

Annual OSHA Updates: What’s New

The Latest OSHA Updates for 2021 As part of our safety services for agents and policyholders, FFVA Mutual hosts an annual OSHA updates webcast to explore new insights, rule changes, and OSHA standards proposed by the Occupational Health and Safety... more
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Year in Review: Top Safety Blog Posts of 2020

Our 5 Most Popular 2020 Safety Articles The past year has been one of the most challenging times in living memory for employers and employees alike The COVID-19 pandemic introduced new risks and complexities into workplaces around the country, from... more
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Workers’ Comp Fall Protection: Ladder Safety Basics

Ladder Safety Basics: Fall Protection at Work and Home In today’s fast-paced workplaces, ladder safety and fall protection isn’t always top of mind In fact, many people are surprised to learn that ladders are a leading cause of injuries both at... more
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How to Craft a Safety Policy Statement

The first step to a successful safety program To help employees stay safe at work, employers across the country should look to create a forward-looking safety policy statement that will become the building block for a successful safety... more
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Safety Committee Meeting Ideas

5 Safety Committee Meeting Topics

Ideas for your Next Meeting Creating a culture of safety in the workplace is all about collaboration and we’re here to help with safety committee meeting topics By bringing together business leaders, management and boots-on-the-ground workers,... more
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Hazard Communications Blog Post

Hazard Communications: An Employers Guide

Hazard Communications Hazard communications (HazCom) play a leading role in workplace safety programs by keeping employees and business partners informed about dangerous chemicals, harmful substances and other physical hazards According to the most... more
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