WHY IS IT IMPORTANT TO HAVE FIRST AID AND SAFETY SUPPLIES?
Your Employees are the most valuable asset to your company, you can protect them by having supplies readily available. Keep employees at work and they realize they too are a valuable asset.
--An Acute Injury From Becoming a Chronic Problem
--In Some Cases Death
Just To Name A Few Repercussions ....
--Workers Compensation Benefits and Increased Insurance Rates
--Loss of Experience
--Placement and Training New Employee
--Major Fines From Regulatory Agencies: Internal/External Investigations
--Expenditures to Bring Company Into Safety Compliance
-- Management has to Review, Resolve and Implement Changes
--Emotional Impact; Significant Lowering In Workers/ Co-Workers Moral
--Long-Term Emotional and Physical Impact on Employee
--Probability of a Major Lawsuit
--Tarnished Business and Public Image (Published on OSHA)
how much money it costs a company to train a new employee if one gets hurt. You lose the productivity of a trained employee and you have to have someone train the new person, paying trainers extra, and you lose the productivity. You can decreasing time loss and lower the risk of " Negligence Claims" on Workman's Compensation Cases. First Aid is a vital part of all safety and health programs. Prompt, properly administered First Aid care can mean the difference between life and death.