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Top 20 Tips to Create a Safe, Healthy, and Happy Work Environment

A safe and healthy workplace not only protects workers from injury, and worker’s compensation claims, but it can also reduce absenteeism and turnover, increase productivity and quality, raise employee morale, and foster a happy work environment.

Learn how you can establish a safe and healthy workforce that will leave both employers and employees smiling with our top 20 tips. 

  1. Comprehensive training is a must for preventing workplace injury.
  2. Established a safety plan for your employees.
  3. Inspect the workplace for safety hazards.
  4. Create an organized system for work health and safety management in your workplace.
  5. Schedule regular safety meetings and address all workplace hazards.
  6. Inform your employee about safety and health protocols.
  7. Set and follow emergency protocols.
  8. Create an action plan for workplace emergencies and evacuations.
  9. Cultivate a culture with open communication, trust, and mutual respect in your workplace.
  10. Make sure employees have the right tool and equipment.
  11. Educate employees on the importance of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).
  12. Check all machinery, cords, and outlets regularly and ensure that they’re safe to use.
  13. Encourage employees to keep their workplace clean and organized.
  14. Keep the bathroom clean, well-maintained, and well-stocked with soap to encourage frequent handwashing.
  15. Promote wellness, physical activity, fitness
  16. Keep a well-stocked first aids kit at your worksites.
  17. Encourage employees to eat nutritious foods.
  18. Hold emergency preparedness drills.
  19. Show appreciation and celebrate milestones and accomplishments.
  20. Reward employees and recognize their hard work.

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