Workplace safety can be a complex issue. If you’re willing to make some changes around the factory, however, there are a number of steps that you can take to increase safety and reduce accidents. Here are just four tips for better workplace safety.
- Improve Your Signage
Expand your horizons beyond “caution” and “wet floor.” If something will cause an electric shock when touched, make sure that your sign details that. If a door will set off an alarm when improperly opened, print it on your sign in big red letters. Your employees should have all of the facts when confronted with a new and potentially dangerous situation.
- Ask for a Risk Assessment
This is especially important if you’re worried about something like arc flashes. You can hire certified professionals to come to your workplace and perform a hazard/risk category (HRC) evaluation that will judge your potential for accidents. You can …