Companies have the responsibility to keep the workplace safe for their employees. Safety training and awareness should be one of their top priorities for apparent reasons. It can minimize risks to life, health, and well-being.
Besides their moral obligation of enabling safety and reducing injuries during work, it’s in the best interest for employees and employer to prioritize safety as death and injury can have a significant effect in the finances of the company. When the workplace is safe, financial loss and property damage will diminish while boosting productivity as well.
Unfortunately, many companies prefer focusing on the output alone rather than making the necessary precautions to ensure that the people who come to work each day are safe. In this infographic by Progressive Safety Equipment, take a look at some safety practices in work sites that companies often overlooked.