Workplace Hazard the Cost of Slips Trips and Falls

June is National Safety Month How to prevent slips trips and falls The statistics are staggering In 2016, 697 workers died in falls to a lower level, and 48,060 were injured badly enough to require days off of work. A worker doesn’t have fall from a high level...

12 Termination Matters HR Mangers Need to Know

By Todd Priebe (Retired Sheboygan County Sheriff)  1…your people.  Are they stressed at work and/or home?  Mental health/chemical misuse or abuse issues? 2…comfort level.  Can be based on years of experience and/or your character.  If you had to terminate an...

OSHA Injury and Illness Reporting: Do I Need to Report?

Amy Lynn Samuels-Suha One of the services we offer at Safety Connections is help with electronic data entry for OSHA.  There have been many changes to the requirements for electronic reporting, and here is a quick summary: Companies with a peak employment in 2018 of...

Safety Culture and Communication

My wife says “You never listen” is it selective hearing? Many of us have immense opportunities through our communication at home. Do we or do we not communicate with our spouse, kids or loved ones? Are we engaged in a conversation?  Meaning are we listening closely or...

Could This Be A Teachable Moment?

One on One Coaching Are you looking for guidance? Do you want positive interaction with teammates? But somehow fall short. Are you committed? Are you leading by example? Do you set goals? Personal and professional? Do you follow a process when dealing with employees?...

Are You Stressed at Holidays?

I think we all can agree that the time fly’s between Halloween and Christmas. Our families are challenged with everyday events, appointments with kids and then comes the cleaning of the house, work, and other miscellaneous stuff, which can sprout up at any given...