Preventing Common Work Injuries

Preventing Common Work Injuries

by Shearly (SU)
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, there were close to three million accidents on the job reported in 2015. Out of those, 4,836 involved fatalities. Other studies found that roughly ten percent of all employees experience some kind of workplace accident and do not report it, and the average length of time off work due to a work-related accident is 8 days. Even if your job is demanding or dangerous by nature, there are some things you can do to help prevent common workplace injuries. After all, safety should really be part of everyone’s job description.