Drivers and Road Crews Can Stay Safe with These Work Zone Awareness Tips

According to the Bureau of Transportation Statistics, Americans make over one billion trips by car daily. And according to IBIS World, there are also over 300,000 road construction workers...

What Managers Need to Know to Run a Successful Risk Management Program

Recently ICW Group held symposiums with workers’ compensation policyholders to guide them on building a culture of safety in their respective organizations. The symposiums focused on the vital role...

Follow These Steps When Inspecting Self-Retracting Lifelines

As the days get longer and the weather warmer, construction activity increases. This is a common time for self-retracting lifelines (SRL) to come out of storage to prepare for...

What You Need to Know About Workplace Fatigue

Not too long ago, a new ICW Group workers' compensation policyholder asked me to provide fall prevention and ladder safety trainings to their three maintenance crews. During the first...

What Businesses Need to Comply With OSHA’s Industry Tracking Application Requirement

What else is required after you finish the OSHA reporting form 300 log and post your company’s form 300A? If your business meets certain criteria, OSHA would like your 300A...

Don’t Let These Top Risks Happen in Your Workplace

Take a look at ICW Group’s list of 2021 top risk exposures that resulted in workers’ compensation claims filed. We want to help your business prevent injury from these...

Tips for Posting Your OSHA 300A Log

New to the safety administration world? No problem, we got your back when it comes to helping you stay compliant with both federal and state OSHA requirements. Today, I'm...

Warm Up and Stretch to Prevent Injury While Working in Cold Weather

Cold weather places an increased strain on your blood vessels and heart. Because of this, there is a 31% increase in heart-related deaths during winter months.1 Cold weather can...

Start the Year Safely with These Workplace Safety Checkups

The start of the New Year is a great time to evaluate your workplace safety programs. We’ve compiled a list of safety checkups you can do now to ensure...

Supreme Court Halts OSHA Emergency Temporary Standard

As you've likely heard, the United States Supreme Court issued a ruling granting a temporary stay of the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA) vaccine or weekly testing Emergency Temporary Standard...