Safety in the workplace is a significant concern for many, and was neglected for generations. Government organizations have been developed for the sole purpose of ensuring the protection of employees in the workplace. However, it is vital for a company’s ongoing success and to avoid situations where employee’s safety is at risk.
According to recent studies, 75% of employees report personally safety and security in the workplace are really important to them. 45% of employees don’t feel comfortable drawing attention to potentially unsafe behaviors to their peers or supervisors. Another 72% of employees reported being completely unaware of their company’s environmental health and safety (EHS) functions. Finally, 43% of employees reported wishing they had the ability to provide feedback to their company’s EHS t