Violence In The Workplace: Causes and Prevention

Violence In The Workplace: Causes and Prevention

Violence in the Workplace or occupational violence refers to violence, usually in the form of physical abuse or threat, that creates a risk to the health and safety of an employee or multiple employees. What is Violence in the Workplace According to OSHA; Workplace violence is any act or threat of physical violence, harassment, intimidation, or other threatening disruptive behavior that occurs at the…

TRIR Calculation: Easy Way To Calculate TRIR

TRIR Calculation: Easy Way To Calculate TRIR

TRIR Calculation gives insight into your company’s past safety performance, it is a must-know for Safety professionals. TRIR means – Total Recordable Incident Rate. It is a lagging indicator used to quantify an organization’s safety performance. It includes all fatalities, lost time injuries, restricted work cases, cases of substitute work due to injury, and medical…

Loss Prevention In Health And Safety

Loss Prevention In Health And Safety

Loss prevention in safety terms covers all actions taken to prevent loss that could arise from an accident. It is the name given to the activities that help provide anticipatory safety measures for the prevention of accidents. Loss prevention includes proactive measures to prevent or abate potential risks. These proactive measures may be in the form of…

20 Important NEBOSH Command Words You Should Understand

20 Important NEBOSH Command Words You Should Understand

NEBOSH command words are instructional, operational, or task words. It explains the approach that should be used in attempting the different questions; it helps understand the depth of the answer required. This is why it is important that before you get into any NEBOSH examination hall, you must understand these command words. Importance of Understanding…

Manual Handling Poster For Your Work Site

Manual Handling Poster For Your Work Site

The manual handling poster contains important tips on safe manual handling procedures. Manual Handling Poster Manual handling is an integral part of our day-to-day activities on our job sites. From my previous article, “How to avoid manual handling injuries in the workplace“. I highlighted what manual handling is all about, and the safe manual handling…

5 Physical Activities for Students Who Have No Gym in Their Dorm

5 Physical Activities for Students Who Have No Gym in Their Dorm

Physical activities are an essential part of an active lifestyle for students. Schools play a vital role in helping students participate in these physical activities. That’s why every school should have a lot on its plate to help students learn and develop academically and socially. Physical activities help the students get rid of the grid….

What Are The Deadliest Excavation Hazards You Need To Know?

What Are The Deadliest Excavation Hazards You Need To Know?

In this article, we will be discussing – “What Are The Deadliest Excavation Hazards You Need To Know?”. At the end of this article, you will understand these hazards and how best to manage/control them. What Are The Deadliest Excavation Hazards Excavation is one of the most dangerous work activities in the world, and it…