Fatigue: 5 Reasons it is one of the Top Hazards in the Workplace

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Ever been bone-tired, waiting for your next rest? That’s fatigue. You may be feeling it because of personal reasons or if you’re feeling overworked. Avoiding fatigue is essential, which is why proper rest can really help you come to work each day at 100%. Anytime you are experiencing drowsiness, fatigue is the mental and physical […]

Are You Providing Safety Training Often Enough?

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Protecting your team is always the top priority, but day-to-day tasks can distract from the overarching mission of safety and efficiency within your organization. For National Safety Month, we’re reviewing how often you need to provide safety training for your team. Regular Training Standards Generally, training should occur on an annual basis. A once-per-year refresher […]

Top 5 OSHA Violations & How to Prevent Them

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Many lucrative industries come with a bit of risk. Working in construction or a warehouse isn’t for everyone. But it’s simple to get your well-deserved paycheck if you play it safe and abide by OSHA standards. Here are the top 5 most frequently cited OSHA violations, as well as some tips from Davis Staffing on […]

World Health Day Regaining Health and Economic Strength in 2021

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World Health Day has been celebrated each year since 1948 on April 7th. The World Health Organization promotes this celebration yearly to promote awareness of health concerns. If we learned anything in the last year, it is that most of us take our health for granted. Whether you are recovering from COVID-19, or managed to avoid it, you may […]

Ways to Improve Warehouse Safety

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Worker incident, injury, and fatality are the most perilous parts of the warehouse industry. A tough crew can handle an accident, but prevention is the best way to keep your team safe and happy. Warehouse safety is not something to be taken lightly. Here’s what you can do to improve your warehouse’s safety.  Preventing Slips, […]

It’s National Safety Month -How Can an Employee Perception Survey Help Workplace Safety Culture?

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Emphasizing safety is paramount when it comes to any variety of industrial work or skilled labor. Keeping the workplace safe and happy is crucial for productivity, and also helps to maximize your bottom line. Unsafe behavior can be expensive: think damaged inventory, lost profits, injury compensation, even legal action. Avoid these concerns by creating a […]

5 Workplace Hazards to Watch For

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Employees are at risk, even in the tamest of office settings. It can seem easy to write off something like wrist pain or stray office equipment, but you have a responsibility to your workers. A great leader ensures that their employees are safe and comfortable when they arrive each day. Company environment can make or […]

Safety Starts at the Top of the Organization

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Safety in the workplace should always be at the top of the list of business priorities. In fact, it is a legal obligation to provide a safe environment for employees and others who step foot on your company property. According to a survey from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and the U.S. Department […]

Are You a Safe Employee? How to Follow OSHA Regulations

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As a general rule, workplace safety is a big deal for companies around the Chicago area. So too, should it be important for workers. No matter what type of work you do, it is in your best interests to practice safety as much as possible. The more often you practice safety, the less likely it is […]