Do you know how much a workplace accident would cost your company? WorkSafe BC has a tool to help you determine accident costs. The costs of an accident extend far beyond direct costs. There are costs to morale, public perception, company reputation, ability to hire and retain employees.
Safety is a shared responsibility. Everyone suffers with poor safety management. The cost of taking shortcuts is enormous. Injuries are painful and may affect someone for the rest of their life. Injuries affect the family and community. In addition, injuries affect fellow workers and the company. It may lead to downtime. It can result in lost time and lost revenue for everyone.