Having to stand for long periods of time at work can take a toll on your body. However, excessive sitting isn't all that much better. Therefore, it's important to know what kind of seated position you should be in... Excessive Sitting: Good Body Position Issues with sitting Excessive sitting can lead to a couple different
Being able to safely walk around is important for workplace safety. However, tripping hazards can pose a serious risk to workers. These hazards can cause you to not only fall, but also drop anything you're carrying around. As a result, it's important to know what commonly causes people to trip at work... Tripping Hazards in
You might think that working at a desk and sitting while working is much more relaxed than working while standing up. However, prolonged sitting and computer usage can come with its own set of risks. Therefore, it's a good idea to practice good office ergonomics. That way, you reduce the fatigue you end up experiencing...
Tripping accidents tend to be pretty common in many workplaces. However, they also tend to be pretty avoidable. Knowing the main reasons behind why people trip and get hurt can help you avoid them yourself... Tripping Accidents: Common Causes Clutter One common reason behind tripping accidents is clutter in walkways. Leaving things in the way
When doctors are involved, so many people get nervous. Palms sweat and blood pressure elevates. This anxiety, known as White Coat Syndrome (or White Coat Hypertension), can cause people who need medical attention to neglect going to the doctor. In some cases, the medical professionals might not wear white coats necessarily. You can still suffer
When it comes to Worker’s Compensation, many are unsure of what it really means for them. If you haven’t had a need for worker’s compensation, you might not know how it works. Similarly, even if you have utilized worker’s compensation benefits in the past, you still might not know everything. So, let's discuss three busted myths about
Practically every workplace will make use of some sort of cables. However, when it comes to cables in the workplace, there is an increased risk of something going wrong. Therefore, it’s important to practice good cable safety in order to minimize this risk. That way, you can avoid any incidents which can cause you
Falling objects can be pretty dangerous, which is something not too many people realize. For example, something falling from a height of 64 feet will hit the ground with a force of nearly 45 pounds, in just 2 seconds! That’s why it’s important to make sure you keep anything you’re working with completely secure…