Why Invest in Runner Mats for Your Business?

runner mats

Most businesses agree: floor mats are essential for protecting floor surfaces, preventing slips, absorbing moisture and keeping facilities dirt-free. Nevertheless, new commercial building occupants and property managers wonder if runner mats, in addition to existing entryway mats, offers supplementary safety benefits. The short answer is yes. Unlike a traditional entryway mat that is placed on the […]

How to Prevent Kitchen Accidents and Injuries

kitchen accidents

The “heart of the home” can unfortunately be one of the most dangerous areas of your abode. The kitchen functions as both a culinary workspace and household gathering spot, making it a high-traffic room throughout the day. Because the kitchen is comprised of electric, gas and plumbing components, executing proper safety tactics helps prevent kitchen accidents and […]

Why Prioritizing Workplace Safety Increases Profit

workplace safety increases profit

Every business has a bottom line goal, but the strategy to reach mass profit differs. However, one tactic can benefit all companies’ profitability and sales – workplace safety. Right now, you may be abiding by workplace safety standards to avoid penalties from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), thus maintaining profit by eliminating such unplanned fees. […]

Resolve to Create a Safe Workplace in 2017

safe workplace resolutions

The most common New Year’s resolutions are to lose weight, make more money or give back to the community. And while these aspirations are positive, they rarely succeed. Approximately 80 percent of New Year’s resolutions fail, bringing on even more remorse and guilt than had you forgone them in the first place. But, for business […]

What are the Typical Costs of Workplace Accidents?

2012 Slip and Fall Accidents Cost Businesses $13 Billion

The New Year is right around the corner, motivating business owners and operators to assess the budget and calculate anticipated expenses for 2017. However, many companies fail to factor in the costs of workplace accidents. Worst case scenario, your business is at risk of closing if ample funds aren’t available to pay lawsuits, workers’ compensation […]

Common Signs of Mold and How to Counteract Them

Even The Donald is Exposed to Slip and Fall Lawsuits

Mold is a microorganism found in nature that uses moisture indoors to spread and grow in unassuming places. Although the term “toxic mold” is widely discussed, mold in its basic form is not actually poisonous. No home or business is completely mold-free at any given time – particularly when it comes to the corners of shower […]

Give the Gift of Clean Entryways This Holiday Season

Top 5 Safety Products for Fall 2012

The holiday season is in full swing. As you finish up (or just begin – we aren’t judging) your shopping to-dos, consider giving the gift of clean entryways this year. While safety and cleanliness are an expectation among most consumers and employees, many businesses fail to recognize the importance of durable and preventative commercial floor […]

How to Exercise Winter Floor Safety During Snowy Weather

5 Reasons to Create a Snow Management Plan

To quote the universally popular television series Game of Thrones: Winter is coming. While the fictional characters of Westoros don’t face premise liability, winter weather conditions in the real world create serious hazards for employees and patrons alike. It’s time to stop living in fantasy and get serious about winter floor safety. The National Oceanic […]

Should Landlords Install Apartment Scraper Mats?

6 Reasons to Invest in Scraper Mats

Rental property investments can prove extremely lucrative, especially given currently low interest rates and rising rents. But, landlord responsibilities go beyond ensuring your monthly revenue covers the mortgage payments and profit. Whether renting out a single-family home or multifamily apartment building, landlords are held accountable for their tenant’s safety and wellbeing. If you’re going to […]

Working Out Indoors with a Home Gym

Home gym

The New Year is right around the corner, which means it’s time to consider your resolutions. According to U.S. News, approximately 80 percent of tenacities for the following year fail, despite the positive intentions that lie behind them. Many people who struggle to get in shape year after year find themselves in a vicious cycle […]