Jul 26, 2019
Get ready for Safe + Sound Week, sponsored by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). Safe + Sound Week is a week-long event encourages employers to implement workplace safety initiatives and runs August 12-18, 2019. “Leadership commitment matters and demonstrates workplace safety is a priority,” said Loren Sweatt, Acting Assistant Secretary of Labor.
Safe + Sound Week is designed to prevent workplace incidents and injuries before they happen. Safety Leadership and workplace management partners directly with employees to discuss the common causes of workplace accidents and offer solutions to mitigate these accidents. There are currently over 1,000 registered participants in OSHA's Safe + Sound Week program.
Stefanie Valentic EHS Today | Jul 26, 2019 - Safe + Sound Week is back from Aug. 12-18. 2019.
The goal of OSHA's annual event is to encourage employers to implement workplace safety initiatives as well as highlight workers’ contributions to improving safety.
“Leadership commitment matters and demonstrates workplace safety is a priority,” said Loren Sweatt, acting assistant secretary of labor. “Safe + Sound Week reminds employers that safety and health programs help businesses save money, eliminate injuries, and most importantly save lives.”