• Posts Tagged ‘IIPP’

    Which companies under-report injuries? The impact on workplace safety

    Posted on: February 9th, 2016 by IE Safety Services

    A new study reveals which size companies and what industries are more likely to under-report worker injuries. The study also points out how this impacts efforts to reduce worker injuries at all sorts of companies.  The study, published in the American Journal of Industrial Medicine, says overall, 70% of workers’ comp claims in Washington state […]

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    Court rules Safety not enforced

    Posted on: February 9th, 2016 by IE Safety Services

    Court says company’s safety policy not enforced, willful violation stands You’ve probably heard this many times: It’s not enough to have a safety policy – you have to enforce it. Now, a federal appeals court has acknowledged that in a recent ruling.  OSHA issued a $70,000 willful violation to Stark Excavating for improper sloping of a trench […]

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