Posts filed under: Safety

What are Repetitive Strain Injuries? Repetitive strain injuries (RSI) are a family of injuries affecting tendons, tendon sheaths, muscles, nerves and joints. They cause persistent or recurring pains most commonly in the neck, shoulders, forearms, hands, wrists, elbows and lower limbs....
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Better The Devil You Know Than The Devil You Don’t What’s at Stake Our sly, unknown devil here is noise because it causes a host of health problems, with painless symptoms that help them progress unnoticed until it is too...
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Swearing, shoving, spitting, hitting, biting, kicking, slapping, punching, grabbing ….. Sound familiar? Violence. Nobody should have to face violence at work, yet, as Bethesda employees, this is a reality for many of us every single day.  It’s also a reality...
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#1. FILE AN EMPLOYER INCIDENT REPORT IMMEDIATELY Complete an incident report (no matter how minor the incident may be). They can be found on -line if there are none pre-printed in your area. Be sure to include: all parts of...
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