3 ways to prevent improper hazardous waste disposal

Hazardous waste control may sometimes take a backseat to general safety and health in the workplace, but as hazardous waste seminars are offered throughout Arizona it is important for businesses to remember proper disposal is key to employee safety. The United States Environment Protection Agency (EPA) provides an extensive fact-sheet of acceptable methods for the treatment, storage and removal of unsafe materials as well as regulations the agency enforces throughout the country. Continue reading

Wellness initiatives improve employee retention rates

Four United States organizations were recognized by the American Psychological Association’s (APA) Psychologically Healthy Workplace Program on March 9 for using health initiatives to foster a positive environment for employees. The Psychologically Healthy Workplace Awards recognize organizations’ success at fostering employee well- Continue reading

3 workers’ compensation mistakes to avoid

Workers’ compensation claims can be costly and time-consuming, especially for small and midsize businesses. Oftentimes, it can be difficult to accommodate all the workforce changes and requirements that accompany organizational growth. Employers who focus only on their product or service risk making serious managerial errors, especially in the Continue reading