Safety & Health
Safety and Health Initiative
Injuries, accidents and lost days not only threaten productivity and increase costs but can also have a significant effect on employee morale. Fortunately for Oklahoma employers, Oklahoma’s Career and Technology Education system can help. CareerTech's system of technology centers across the state provide a wide variety of safety and health training – customized to your company's needs – all at a reasonable cost.
The technology centers are part of a proven system that helps meet company safety training needs - from culture and strategic plan development to implementation.
CareerTech has the ability to help reduce accidents, lost days, workers’ compensation costs and improve company production and profitability.
Implementing a safety program is a cost-effective decision for your company. Lower injury rates lead to higher profit margins. According to the National Safety Council, companies that implement strategic safety plans can expect to see injury and illness rates reduced by 20 percent or more. Oklahoma technology centers can custom-tailor a safety plan that fits your company’s needs and schedule.
SAFETY AND MORE
It is well known that a safe work environment boosts employee morale, which in turn, increases productivity, efficiency and profit margins. When employees have a safe work environment, companies realize fewer staff absences and less staff turnover. Your local technology center provides customized safety training in many areas that can help make this a reality, including:
- Bloodborne Pathogens
- Eye Safety
- Back Injury Prevention
- Hazardous Communication
- Lockout - Tagout
- Forklift Operator Certification
- Personal Protective Equipment
- Hand, Wrist, and Finger Safety
- Fall Protection
- Overhead Indoor Crane Safety
- Slip, Trips, and Falls
- Welding Safety
- Hearing Safety
- Confined Space Entry
- Work Place Ergonomics
- Understanding MSDS
- Emergency Preparedness
- Respirator Safety
The positive business benefits of safety extend beyond financials. A positive safety culture can help protect a company’s reputation. Lost time results in poor service quality and can lead to customer dissatisfaction and loss of future business. Oklahoma’s uniquely positioned technology centers defend a company's hard-earned reputation by helping improve safety records through low cost, high quality, customized safety training.
Partnering with your local technology can open up a world of possibilities that can help your company grow, expand and become more profitable. Discover how CareerTech can provide quality, customized training in many areas including Safety and Health, Existing Industry and Training for Industry.