Category Archives: Business

Smoke-Free Workplace

Smoke-Free Workplace: Smoking Cessation Programs 101 Everyone has at least one vice; mine include a hopeless addiction to reality TV and ice cream.  If enjoying a pint of Ben & Jerry’s while watching the Bachelor is wrong then I don’t want to be right.  Some vices, however, are more harmful than others.  As an employer…
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Drones: The New Risk Exposures to Your Business

Drones: The New Risk Exposures to Your Business While the military and hobbyists have been using Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS), better known as drones, for some time now, businesses are just starting to adapt the technology for their own uses. UAS are creating new opportunities—and new risks—for businesses to evaluate, and regulators and insurance carriers…
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The New Phonebook is Here!

"The New Phone Book is Here!" "The new phone book is here!"  It’s one of my favorite lines from Steve Martin in “The Jerk”, and it pops into my head every year when OSHA releases their Most Frequently Cited Violations.  For me I almost get as excited as Steve Martin did, and flip through it looking…
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Top 10 OSHA Violations of 2015

Top 10 OSHA Violations of 2015 This time of year is all about lists: Christmas lists, holiday shopping lists, New Year’s resolution lists…Here’s one for you, Top 10 OSHA Violations of 2015! We should clarify that is Most Cited violations as most go unreported.  This is one of those lists that you probably don’t want…
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A Gift That Keeps on Giving

A Gift That Keeps on Giving Back in my military days, I was told to never volunteer for anything.  That advice probably got me through basic training, as I watched the go-getters perform some of the most ridiculous tasks I’ve ever seen.  I quickly learned, however, that volunteering also meant duty assignments to some pretty…
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