Approximately one million workers in the United States miss work each day due to stress and for many, work is a major contributing factor. For employers, creating an environment free from stress requires commitment and planning.
Many companies focus on worker’s compensation after a workplace accident or injury but there are many other hidden, indirect costs that companies may have to pay for. Indirect costs can add up quickly and eat away at company profits.
Hazards exist in every job whether it’s in a field, a warehouse, or an office. Combatting office workplace dangers requires awareness, and small changes that can help increase safety for your employees.