Muscle Strains can happen to anyone. They occur in the course of normal activities of the day or as a result of sudden use of a muscle with activity. Why do they happen, how can we treat them, and can we prevent them?
All workplace incidents - including not just accidents but also near misses, close calls - must be reported, documented, and investigated at Tradebe – our belief is this is a necessity and should be a requirement of all safety programs – no matter the company or industry.
How can you be sure your message is getting across? Communicating occupational safety and health information effectively is crucial to preventing employee injuries and illnesses.
Remember the four keys to success. Effective safety communication is:
Interactive: It flows both ways. You speak about safety and you listen to employees’ concerns and suggestions.
Informative: It tells employees what they need to know to work safely under all conditions...
Slippery conditions are obviously caused by snow, ice and rain but potential hazards also include cluttered walkways, spills, cords, cables left in walkways and even changes in flooring surfaces - wrinkled carpets, rugs and unexpected steps or drop-downs.
Be prepared and aware of potential Fall, Trips, Slips Hazards by being aware and mindful - Stay safe and prevent accidents and injuries whenever possible.