National Safety Month targets preventable accidents

By Erik Harden, BWC Public Information Officer According to the National Safety Council’s (NSC’s) Injury Facts, three people in the U.S. die every 10 minutes from preventable accidents. To raise awareness of the leading causes of injury and death at work, on the road, and in our homes and communities, the NSC designates each June … Continue reading National Safety Month targets preventable accidents

Fatigue equals high costs for workers, employers

By Delia Treaster, PhD, CPE, BWC Ergonomic Technical Advisor “I’m so tired.” How often have you said this? Fatigue is a normal part of everyday life. Everyone gets tired after a long day at work or after a sleepless night. Even prolonged sitting can make us feel tired; just imagine how you feel after a … Continue reading Fatigue equals high costs for workers, employers