When you want to encourage your employees to be as safe as possible on the job, you have a wide variety of options. You may give them pamphlets. You can ask them to watch a series of online videos. However, if you want positive results, it is often best to hire a corporate speaker to help them to understand the importance of workplace safety instead.
Statistics show that a vast percentage of workplace accidents involve the employee. While this fact alone does not substantiate the idea that your employees are being careless, it does indicate the need to update your policies that will protect not only your employees, but also “you”, the employer.
Workplace accidents are, unfortunately, incredibly common. Most of the time, this is due to the fact that the employees lack proper safety training. As a result, 3 million people get hurt every year--- some of which don’t make it out alive.
When you sit down to discuss your company's priorities for the upcoming year, you will most likely focus on income growth, inventory management, and client retention. However, it may also be a good idea to take a minute to consider your workplace ethics. Doing so could save you a lot of cash.
Whether you run a food production factory, a bar, or a plumbing company, it is in your best interest to keep your employees as safe and healthy as is humanly possible. To accomplish this feat, you most likely send them to a yearly safety training where they learn what to do on the job to avoid accidents.
Because you want your business to succeed, you must make certain decisions about workplace ethics. Ethics will assist your business in promoting work that is efficient, safe, and properly completed, on-time, and organized.
Humans tend to have this mentality that small problems are not real problems. We usually think things like “it’s not a big deal” or “it can’t hurt anything”. Unfortunately, those things we believe are all wrong. I’m here to tell you that the little things can become deadly in the blink of an eye. We all need to stop ignoring the little things and realize the potential dangers in “small problems”. Safety training is a great way to target those small things and outline the urgency of taking the time to fix what seems like minor issues.
The safety of ourselves and others is something we should all be concerned about, especially in the workplace. Workplace safety cannot be accomplished by just one or two people or even just company management, but it has to be a team effort to keep the work environment safe. For safety measures to be successful, they must always be a team effort. Workplace safety is something that Brad Hurtig takes very personally, and his goal is to make sure everyone in your workplace does, too.
Brad Hurtig is a corporate speaker who will connect! His life experiences have given him a real-life story that will engage your staff, not only because of his heart-warming message but because of the sincerity of his words and experiences.
There are many known causes of workplace accidents. Many of your employees have had one of these accidents or will have in the near future. Education on how to prevent these accidents from happening is our goal and should be a top priority for you and your business.
workplace safety, safety training, workplace ethics, workplace accidents, corprate speakerWhile we would all like to think that good workplace ethics come naturally, sometimes even companies with the best of intentions create toxic environments with low morality. These environments decrease productivity, increase turnover, and create a culture of chaos.
Safety training is important for a variety of reasons, but the most important reason of all is for the wellbeing of your employees. It can also save your company money and resources, while also increasing the productivity of your business. While safety training may seem like yet another training to implement and get pushed to the back-burner, it is critical for the growth and sustainability of your business.
Workplace safety is not a new concept, but it seems like we constantly need reminders of how important it is to take workplace safety seriously. Accidents in the workplace happen far too often, which brings forth the need to continually raise awareness and inform. Because of this, employers need to be ready to use new techniques and tactics to educate their employees on the importance of safety in the workplace. It’s important to give employees information in a way that they can use and remember.
Did you know that accidents in the workplace are most likely to be caused by human error? It can be all too easy for employees to get comfortable in the workplace and start making those little mistakes. After a while, the safety precautions may not seem as necessary and can get overlooked in the rush of the day. These lapses in judgment and thinking could very well make the difference between life and death. If you think that your employees may be getting comfortable, then it’s time to change up the workplace with a corporate speaker.
It has been recorded that over 3 million workers are injured in the workplace annually. Those are staggering figures! Brad Hurtig was one of those 3 million. A horrible workplace accident caused him to lose both of his hands as a teenager. Brad worked hard to overcome this tragedy, and now he works with equal enthusiasm to inspire others. As a corporate speaker, Brad works with companies to prevent workplace injuries. You want workplace safety to be a top priority for your company!
OSHA(Occupational Safety and Health Administration) has recorded that as many as 4,000 deaths occur annually in our workplaces. All types of workplaces are susceptible to accidents – however, with proper safety training implemented, these numbers can be greatly decreased. How can you improve safety training in your company?