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Our MEM policyholders are Safety Fanatics. They know better than anyone that businesses thrive when they put safety first. These smart businesses have prioritized safety on their job sites and seen the impact on their people, productivity and bottom lines. Safety isn’t always easy, but it always pays off.
Here are some of our latest safety success stories. Check out more safety stories and strategies on the WorkSAFE Podcast.
SawStop Table Saw Prevents Injuries in Manufacturing
Doolittle Trailer Manufacturing makes more than 180 trailer models. Some of them require employees to cut plywood all day long. They're preventing injuries by investing in a SawStop table saw to keep employees safe.
Safety Technology Keeps a Family-Owned Business on the Cutting Edge
Cleaning windows exposes employees to a variety of risks, like heights and repetitive motions. At Skweeky Kleen Windows, employees use water-fed extension poles, mirrored glasses and more to work with their feet safely on the ground.
Safe Lifting Reduces Workplace Injuries
When Hallmark Stone realized that more than 70 percent of their injuries were from manual lifting, they regrouped the safety team and invested in training and equipment.
Any Way You Slice it, Safety Comes First
Burgers’ Smokehouse slices more than 750,000 hams every year. How do they keep employees slicing safely? By investing in safety equipment. Philip Burger explains.
Rising Above Workplace Injuries with POET
By testing new employees’ physical capabilities before they start, Schatz Underground has gone from having more than 20 on-the-job injuries in a year to just a handful.
Set in Stone: Formalizing Policies Improves Workplace Safety
On-the-job injuries were increasing. The solution: Make safety simple for employees by clarifying expectations. For Penn's Tow Service, formalizing safety policies garnered some unbelievable results.
Wild About Safety: WorkSAFE Podcast Teaser
The Saint Louis Zoo's mission has three keys: Animals always, people matter, and operational excellence. Safety Coordinator Domini Montgomery explains how they prioritize animal and keeper safety, and how they tackled slip and fall risks in the Sumatran Orangutan habitat.
Six Secrets of Injury-Free Workplaces [Infographic]
As an employer, you have a responsibility to provide a safe work environment. These simple steps can protect your people and your bottom line. View the infographic.
Is New Help Hurting? Training Matters [Infographic]
New hires pose serious workplace safety risks, and their salary could be trivial compared to the cost of a workplace injury. Check out the infographic and share it with your colleagues!