The Well Workplace

Slips, trips and falls prevention with pre-hire testing can trump any new regulation

Posted by Deborah Lechner
Feb 14, 2017 1:44:51 PM

In November 2016, the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) issued a final rule updating Walking-Working Surfaces standards, with a focus on slips, trips and falls hazards. The rule, which OSHA estimates will prevent 29 fatalities and more than 5,842 injuries annually, is not expected to become a target of President Donald Trump and the Republican Congress as part of their pledge to “eliminate unnecessary regulations,” according to industry experts.

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ErgoScience adds drug/alcohol screening to employee testing suite, with EDPM partnership

Posted by Deborah Lechner
May 29, 2015 8:00:00 AM

ErgoScience, a national provider of physical abilities tests for employers, health care providers, and insurance carriers, announces a partnership for drug-free workplaces with EDPM, a national drug/alcohol testing company.

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