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4 Benefits of & the Importance of Safety Training

 

Safety Training--Why So Important?

September, National Preparedness Month, is winding to an end; so we here at Safety Training Services, Inc. feel it is important to speak briefly about the importance of training, especially in the workplace.

Merriam-Webster defines "training" as the skill, knowledge or experience acquired by one that trains. Specifically, "safety training" is for employees or even individuals working within the industrial and/or construction industries.

Many of them utilize equipment that has associated hazards intrinsic to its' use.  

For example, forklifts, scissor lifts, boom lifts, even ladders, scaffolds or powered hand tools; just to name a few. Employee safety training is the necessary action or preventative action in order to instruct and teach your employee about the hazards and provide them the correct OSHA policies and procedures to stay safe while operating the machine or tool within the workplace. 

 Specifically, there are many benefits to training:

  • Statistically, less accidents!
  • Increased efficiency & productivity
  • Improves employee morale
  • Less time/manpower wasted on supervision and/or micromanagement
So why wait until the unthinkable happens? Contact STS and discuss your training requirements with one of our safety and hazardous materials specialists today!

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Comments

Reducing the number of accidents in the workplace is reason enough for the importance of safety training: yours is the best in the Chicago-land area.
Posted @ Tuesday, September 25, 2012 7:34 PM by Abel Garcia
Abel, we couldn't agree with you more! As it relates to the importance of training, let's face it; it is all about our workers going home, safely, to their families everyday! And as far as being the best in Chicago-land, thank you again, we work very hard to deliver "Real Experience. Real Training. Real Results." to all our clients. That is why this is our passion.
Posted @ Friday, September 28, 2012 3:11 PM by Joshua Fleishman
Yes If you apply safety measure in your working place after that reducing the accidents. great sharing
Posted @ Wednesday, July 02, 2014 10:15 AM by EWP Training Melbourne
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