The Hidden Cost of a Workplace Fatalities: 43 Billion Dollars

While even the non-fatal injury can cost a company ten’s of thousands of dollars (as noted in OHShub.com’s post: The Hidden Cost of Unsafe Behavior: Running the Numbers, even more unbelievable is the cost of a fatality. NIOSH has produced a document entitled, The Cost of Fatal Injuries to Civilian Workers in the […]

The Hidden Cost of Unsafe Behavior – Running the Numbers

According to information provided in a report by a nationwide insurance company, approximately 60% of company executives figure that their companies save $3 for every dollar spent on safety programs. A $10,000,000.00 company that spends 1% of their budget on safety can figure to save approximately $300,000.00. OSHA puts the figure to be more likely […]