Good Resource on Hand Safety

Hand injuries are a significant and usually preventable source of incidents.   According to one widely-reported OSHA study, more than a quarter of all workplace injuries involve hands or fingers and the cost of a hand injury can reach $26,000.   What’s more, most of the time, the worker wasn’t even wearing protective gloves.

There is a new resource to help companies make sure workers are using the right hand protection and to help train workers on the major problems that a seemingly minor slip of the hand can cause.   It is called Choose Hand Safety and you can access its website information here.

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