Oh, the weather outside is frightful – winter weather slips and falls

By Rich Gaul, Safety Technical Advisor Winter is upon us in Ohio, and with it comes icy conditions. Slips and falls are some of the most frequent types of injuries, especially during the winter months. Even walking to and from parking lots or between buildings at work during the winter requires special attention to avoid … Continue reading Oh, the weather outside is frightful – winter weather slips and falls

Winter is coming! Protect your workers from icy perils

By Rich Gaul, BWC Safety Technical Adviser Winter is right around the corner. Are you and your employees ready for the harsh conditions of the season? Taking some simple steps can help protect your employees from ailments caused by exposure to low temperatures, wind, and moisture. The two primary health risks in cold weather are … Continue reading Winter is coming! Protect your workers from icy perils