Safety hazards exist in every workplace, but what, exactly, is considered to be a “safety hazard”? Safety hazards are unsafe working conditions that can cause injury, illness, and/or death. For this second of seven articles in our “Workplace Hazards” series we will be covering safety hazards. They are the most common of the six types of hazards and exist in every workplace.
Nearly 25% of workplace harm is caused by accidents related to poor footwear, so making the right choice with shoes can save you a lot of grief. Here are some friendly suggestions for when it’s time to purchase safety first shoes for work.