Safety Emphasis Drives Down Company Losses09/04/2018
Falls are the leading cause of work-related death and injury among residential construction workers. That’s why it is imperative for residential roofing workers to wear the proper personal protective equipment and use fall protection systems. You can protect your business and your workers by complying with the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA) regulations. Make safety a priority by understanding the requirements and putting them into practice.Read more
Return on Safety: Impact of Workplace Safety on Your Business KPIs08/21/2018
As a business owner, you have a vested interest in protecting your people and your bottom line. Keeping employees safe is the right thing to do, but does following safety best practices also have a return on investment?Read more
Safety programs and procedures are often looked at through a compliance lens to ensure Occupational Health and Safety Administration standards are met. At best, safety is seen as a cost center that keeps employees safe on the job but doesn’t directly contribute to an organization’s profitability. However, when looked at closely it is easy to see the correlation between workplace safety and key performance indicators (KPIs).
How To Onboard, Train and Mentor New Hires08/10/2018
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
Three Ways Workers Compensation Leaders Can Use Data Today and Tomorrow07/10/2018
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
Be Proactive to Reduce Common Workplace Risks07/02/2018
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
Learning to Live With the New Silica RuleMon, 24 Sep 2018 18:57 -0400
Employers need to act quickly to make sure they are in compliance.
SLC 2018 Q&A: Pushing Back on OSHA InspectionsMon, 24 Sep 2018 13:27 -0400
Do you know your rights as an employer?
OSHA Warns Hurricane Florence Clean Up Workers to Practice CautionFri, 21 Sep 2018 16:08 -0400
Downed power lines, flooding and storm debris are only a few hazards crews can face during clean up efforts.
The Biggest Danger Your Employees Face Could Very Well Be YouThu, 20 Sep 2018 22:00 -0400
Bad bosses are costing their companies billions as they burn out their employees.
Dos & Don’ts for Donating Corporate Goods to Hurricane VictimsThu, 20 Sep 2018 13:48 -0400
Spontaneous donations could create a safety hazard and prevent life-saving supplies from reaching victims.
Full Spectrum Ergonomics: From Prevention to Work Causation Determination
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