Safety Snapshot: Hospitality Industry

  The hospitality industry represents a major sector of the economy and includes service industries related to food, tourism, accommodations, bartending, and much more. A large percentage of the industry’s workforce is made of young, typically inexperienced, employees. Inexperienced workers can be a hazard to the workplace. Without proper and continuous training, these employees can be harmful to themselves, other employees, and even customers. Supervisors and managers of hospitality industry…

Heart Health for Shift Workers

  February is American Heart Month. Heart disease is the leading cause of death for men and women in the United States. Every year, 1 in 4 deaths are caused by heart disease. The good news? Heart disease can often be prevented when people make healthy choices and manage their health conditions. For shift workers, this can be a challenge. Employers, health professionals, and workers need to work together to…