UNDERSTANDING SAFETY Knowing the importance of safety in the workplace and community is just the beginning. Understanding how to prevent and react to emergencies can save lives. In this infographic from HSI, learn how you can train, act, learn and know about workplace safety, chemical compliance and emergency care.
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WORKPLACE INJURIES AND ILLNESSES According to OSHA, approximately 6,000 employees in the U.S. die from workplace injuries while another 50,000 die from illnesses caused by exposure to workplace hazards. Another 6 million workers suffer non-fatal workplace injuries at an annual cost to businesses of more than $125 billion.
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CONSTRUCTION SAFETY Did you know that construction deaths account for more than 21% of all fatalities in private industry, and falls account for nearly 40% of those deaths? Learn about the top cited OSHA violations, and how most involve the construction industry.
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Health Safety Institute (HSI)

ELECTRICAL SAFETY According to the Electrical Safety Foundation International (ESFI), electrical fatalities in the U.S. in 2016 increased by 15% from the previous year, and over half of all fatal electrical injuries occurred in the construction industry. Yet, there are best practices and tips that workers and people can follow to avoid injuries when working and living around electricity.
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HAZARD COMMUNICATIONS Hazard Communications is the second most cited OSHA violation, with maximum penalties exceeding $126,000. With 32 million workers having the potential of being exposed to chemicals on a daily basis, understand the impact of HazCom violations across all industries in the U.S.
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