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Posts Tagged ‘workplace safety’

A Fluid Plan: Four Ways to Prevent Heat-Related Illness in the Workplace

“Proactive prevention and awareness of how to recognize and treat heat illness symptoms literally can make the difference in saving a colleague’s life.” –Tim Church, MD, MPH,PhD on TLNT Long days. Warm weather. Plenty of sunshine. There are a lot of things to love about summertime, but the season is not without its dangers, especially […]

Navigating the Changing Drug Screen Policy Landscape

With the decriminalization of marijuana in many states and on the horizon for the Southeast, you need to know: What is your company policy for drug screens? By Sarah Sunderman, Director of Human Resources, Compliance and Talent Relations at Hire Dynamics Per The Washington Post, in 1996 when unemployment was high, 81% of companies required […]

Creating a Safety Culture in Your Workplace

By Gary Garofano and Tammy Humphries on the Risk & Safety team at Hire Dynamics Thirty percent of all OSHA calls and surprise inspections are initiated when employees call to complain about their workplace. Whether it’s the facilities, (lack of) safety guidelines or working conditions, many workers tend to feel uneasy completing their job. Safety […]

Hire Dynamics Hosts Safety Roundtable

Safety is something that is instilled in us from a very early age – don’t talk to strangers, look both ways before crossing the street, stay away from open flames.  Along the way, we learn from experience and adopt more best practices to stay safe. What about your workplace? As a manager or supervisor, is […]

Who is Responsible for Workplace Safety?

Does your talented contingent workforce know the hazards associated with their jobs & the necessary precautions that they need to take to be safe? Gary Garofano, Hire Dynamics Risk & Safety Manager New workers are three times more likely to have a lost-time injury than workers who have been employed at the same location for […]