Workplace Safety


CA’s Nonfatal Worker Injury, Illness Levels Remain Steady

Oakland, CA —The Department of Industrial Relations (DIR) has posted California’s 2016 occupational injury and illness data on employer-reported injuries. According to the estimates provided by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics’ Survey of Occupational Injuries and Illnesses (SOII), California’s overall incidence rate of nonfatal occupational injuries and illnesses remains steady Read the full article…

American Society of Safety Engineers

Study Finds “Disturbingly High” Unsafe Work Conditions

According to Safety and Health, nearly 55 percent of American workers claim they encounter “unpleasant and potentially hazardous” conditions on the job, according to a study from nonprofit research institute RAND Corp., Harvard Medical School and the University of California, Los Angeles. Using survey results from the American Working Conditions Survey, researchers Read the full article…