Reduce Your Risk of Injury From Winter Slips and Falls






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WINTER WEATHER
PREVENTING SLIPS & FALLS

With wintry weather upon us, it can be easy to develop a cavalier attitude about slips and falls. However, according to the National Council on Compensation Insurance’s (NCCI) Workers’ Compensation, the average cost per slip or fall in 2018-2019 was $47,681. Below are strategies to avoid preventable injuries to keep your workforce safe and healthy during the chilly weather season.

Reduce Your Risk of Injury From
Winter Slips and Falls

Red Wing Shoes Safety Footwear Program  

TBG has partnered with Red Wing Shoes in West St. Paul to offer members between 10% and 18% off certain Red Wing, Irish Setter, and WORX footwear models.

Call or stop by the West St. Paul Red Wing Shoes and ask for Nate or Matt to learn about company discount options, program benefits, participating locations, and more. 


Nate or Matt
Red Wing Shoes
2012 S Robert St.
West St. Paul, MN 55118
651-457-0930

RESOURCES

TBG Safety Services would love to assist you in conducting a company winter slips and falls safety training presentation and/or give you access to our 10-minute Winter Safety video toolbox talk and get additional winter safety resources to your team! Below are additional winter safety resources.







If you have any other safety training needs, please reach out to your TBG Safety Services Representative to schedule them or sign up for TBG’s upcoming OSHA 10 Construction Courses taking place in January.

MNOSHA Compliance: Construction Seminars
Minnesota OSHA (MNOSHA) Compliance’s FREE Construction Seminars feature a presentation about a specific construction safety or health topic – with time for questions, answers, and input – plus an update from MNOSHA Compliance about what’s currently happening regarding investigations. The Seminars are presented six times a year. Don’t delay; register today!

2023 Seminar Dates and Topics:

  • Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2023
  • Tuesday, March 21, 2023
  • Tuesday, May 16, 2023

Mark your calendars now and subscribe to the Construction Seminar email list to receive event notifications.
 

Minimum-Wage Poster Updated, Available

Beginning January 1, 2023, the MN minimum wage is increasing. Have you reviewed your State and Federal Workplace Posters to ensure they are current? Minnesota law requires employers to display five state-mandated posters in a location where employees can easily see them. The posters are available at no cost and must be updated only when Minnesota law changes.

Print or order a free updated minimum-wage poster and other poster requirements TODAY! Head to the Department of Labor and Industry (DLI) website by clicking below.



Upcoming Training Opportunities
 
Please get in touch with your TBG Safety Services Representative to schedule any safety training you’d like your organization to receive. You can also look at the TBG Safety Training Calendar for upcoming training opportunities.

Coming Soon: TBG OSHA 10-Hour Outreach Training for General Industry. Separate from our Construction Outreach Training, this will help you gain knowledge for non-construction operations.

As your partner for working safer and smarter to be more profitable, we at the TBG Safety Service Association are committed to bringing your organization more resources that benefit everyone.

Thanks to the new TBG Safety Service Association, we are now offering each TBG member two free seats per year and lower member pricing for our OSHA-10 training!

Members are jointly and severally liable for their proportionate share of obligations for the group and will be assessed on an individual and proportionate share basis for any deficit created by the group. Dividends are not guaranteed. 

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