Briotix Health News

A Comprehensive Checklist to Ensure Compliance with New California Housekeeping MIPP Requirement

Team Briotix – March 12, 2018

In spring 2018, California’s Occupational Safety and Health Standards (OSHA) Board will pass legislation that requires all hospitality companies (hotels and motels) to develop and implement a comprehensive Musculoskeletal Injury Prevention Plan (MIPP) for their housekeeping department. The new…

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3 Ways to Reduce the Risk of Musculoskeletal Injury in Hotel Housekeeping

Team Briotix – February 19, 2018

According to the latest data provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, more than 500,000 employees working in hotels reported a workplace injury in 2016. Of those, 159,000 missed at least one day of work. Employees missing work due to injury means lost productivity and money for the company,…

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Three Things Every Manager Needs to Know About California’s New Housekeeping MSD Prevention Standard

Team Briotix – February 08, 2018

California’s Occupational Safety and Health Standards Board has proposed new legislation that may soon require hotels and motels to implement a Musculoskeletal Injury Prevention Program (MIPP) for their housekeeping staff and management. If passed, the new regulation will require companies to…

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