There are many ways to welcome new employees into a culture of safety. For some industries finding the best way to train, educate and keep new employees safe on the job is the hardest part. Builder’s Bloc Contracting Services in St. Louis, MO has tackled new hire safety with a comprehensive program. This MEM policyholder’s commitment to workplace safety offers some valuable advice to businesses looking to build a new hire safety program.Read more
In the insurance industry, we have no shortage of data. In fact, most providers have the opposite problem: we have so much data, we don’t know what to do with it. Providers of workers compensation and other lines have long recognized the value of data, and are more recently identifying practical opportunities to use it.Read more
The construction industry faces several daily safety risks, such as working at great heights, operating heavy machinery, or even cleaning certain pieces of machinery. In 2017, the top three standards most frequently cited by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) for any industry consisted of fall protection, hazard communication, and scaffolding.Read more
Missouri Employers Mutual’s SafetySMARTS programs continue to positively impact our policyholders and the lives of their employees. Both the Safety Grant and Safety Dividend programs are designed to reward and incentivize safe workplaces.Read more
What is the most concerning issue in workers compensation? Rising prescription costs? Claims fraud? For many insurance providers and business owners, the answer is much darker: opioid misuse and addiction. Learn more about what this problem costs and what can be done about it.Read more
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The agency wants to clarify certain provisions of the standard.
The 2018 National Safety Survey reveals how safety leaders are using data to overcome safety challenges.
EHS Today readers chimed in about how budgets, increasing responsibilities and a new administration might impact workplace safety in 2017.
“Health care cost increases continue to outpace workers’ earnings and increases in inflation, making this trend unaffordable and unsustainable over the long term,” said Brian Marcotte, CEO of the National Business Group on Health. “
Join Missouri Employers Mutual and Peak Ergonomics for a comprehensive look at ergonomics in the workplace. This seminar provides you with the tools you need to prevent and understand the causes of ergonomic injuries and how to apply ergnomics in your organization.
8 a.m.-3 p.m.
Stoney Creek Hotel and Conference Center
2601 S. Providence Rd.
Columbia, MO 65203
8 a.m.-3 p.m.
Drury Plaza Hotel and Conference Center
3351 Percy Dr.
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701
Continental breakfast and lunch are provided.
5.5 CEUs available
$149 per person
Register two weeks in advance and receive the early bird discount price of $129.
If two or more employees are registering from the same company, use promo code ERGOVIP when registering to receive multiple employee discount of $88 per person.Read more