Your Odds of Dying At Work

January 23, 2013

Back in September, the Bureau of Labor Statistics published the 2011 Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries [PDF] which tabulates important data on every work-related fatality. NPR's Planet Money published a nice graphic showing some of the country's deadliest occupations. The list includes a lot of the dangerous occupations

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What Should You REALLY Be Afraid Of?

January 21, 2013

For the last few years we've been steadily adding more and more content to this site. True to our domain name, the new content we add is almost exclusively related to promoting a culture of safety. When browsing through our library of safety tips, you'll notice that the large majority of our resources start with a real life story outlining some horrifying accident, injury or death. We do this for a reason. We tell stories like this one to provide

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[Video] 3 Ways to Survive an Active Shooting

January 16, 2013

The odds of coming face-to-face with an active shooter are relatively slim, but with so many recent stories about heavily-armed people going on a rampage, it's hard to not have at least a little hesitation in the back of your mind.

In the wake of the Sandy Hook Elementary school shooting in Newtown, Connecticut, we shared some tips for how to respond to an active shooter. In that article, West Bend

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