How to Handle an OSHA Inspection


Since the inception of the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), workplace injuries and deaths have dropped over 60 percent. OSHA provides an invaluable service to employees across the nation, but the rules and regulations set forth by the inspection agency are complex. And, an audit can be startling. Keeping OSHA laws and the broader […]

Homeowner Safety Tips

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Being a responsible homeowner comes with many duties: pay your mortgage on time if you’ve decided to take out a loan, call out for repairs when something is damaged, and take care of your utility bills each month. Many new buyers forget about the responsibility of keeping your home clean to eliminate safety hazards for […]

How do Slip and Fall Accidents Occur?

Slip and fall accidents

Slip and fall accidents are the no. 1 contributor to missed days from work, according to the National Floor Safety Institute (NFSI). These mishaps are also the leading cause of workers’ compensation claims. For employees ages 55 and older, slip and falls are the most prominent occupational injury. While it’s clear slip and falls are […]

How to Develop a Cohesive Branding Campaign

Cohesive marketing campaign

Marketing doesn’t stop at funding advertising spots to generate sales. Branding is a vital component of a strong marketing campaign, which many new entrepreneurs tend to forget. Developing a strong, clear company message to the public is the first step in gaining consumer trust. Follow these tips to make your marketing and branding campaign as […]

Planning Eco-Friendly Flooring Design

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Going green isn’t going anywhere. More businesses are opting for eco-friendly materials to outfit their commercial properties. Not only does this help reduce your carbon footprint, it communicates a strong message to potential employees, clients and customers – you take environmental issues seriously and you’re willing to go the extra step in creating a sustainable […]

3 Tips for a Fall-Free Autumn

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Fall is right around the corner, bringing with it colder temperatures, leaves and cloudy skies. Inclement weather during seasonal changes presents increased risks for slip-and-fall accidents at work. Now is the time to get serious about floor safety, before In its annual Workplace Safety Index, Liberty Mutual reported American business owners lost $17.92 billion in […]

Construction Hazards and Staircase Safety

Construction Hazards

According to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), nearly 6.5 million people work at approximately 252,000 construction sites across the United States. Unfortunately, fatal injuries – often due to construction hazards – affect the construction industry at disproportionate rates compared to all other job categories. Construction Hazards The top hazards for construction workers include falling from elevated […]

Running an Eco-Friendly Workplace

Green Workplace

Green building isn’t new. From offices to rental properties, more developers are going green to receive LEED, or Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, certification and create sustainable contributions to the town landscape. The United States Green Building Council (USGBC) gives three different certification levels: Certified, Silver, Gold, and Platinum. Green Builds Jobs According to […]

Big and Small Stores Liable for Patron Falls

Minimizing the Risk of Slip and Fall Accidents

Earlier this summer, a woman sued the Kmart Corporation for negligence. After a painful trip, the woman said the store failed to take appropriate safety measures to prevent her from falling. Sharon Humphreys filed the complaint on May 24, alleging that she was seriously injured at a Charleston Kmart when she slipped and fell on […]

Why Opt for Floor Tiles?

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Carpet and other floor tiles are common in gyms, offices, airports and schools – but what makes these floors so popular? Easy installation, simple replacement and a virtually seamless look are a few of the many benefits to carpet tiles. Many homeowners and business owners are unaware that carpet tiles hold many possibilities, whether you’re […]