Planning to join the safety professionals at the NSC Congress and Expo in Houston March 22-24, 2018?
According to a recent study, the average American adult working full-time logs 47 hours per week at their job. That means over the course of one year, a full-time employee will spend more than 2,400 hours on the job. No one wants to spend those hours in an unsafe or hazardous work environment.
Often, the involvement of a prevention specialist is spurred by a workplace incident of a physical nature. An employee—or several employees—are experiencing physical symptoms, so a specialist is brought into the company to implement a safety initiative.