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Safety First: The Cost of Slip-and-Fall Accidents Infographic

Safety First
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Did you know that 95 million work days per year are lost due to slip-and-fall injuries? Accidents involving slips and falls are the leading cause of workers’ compensation claims, costing an average of $20,000 per accident and sending 9 million people to the hospital every year. A few facts: 55%: Wet walking surface is the… Read More →

Jobless rate falls below 8%


The U.S. unemployment rate fell to 7.8 percent last month, dropping below 8 percent for the first time in nearly four years and giving President Barack Obama a potential boost with the election a month away. The rate declined from 8.1 percent because the number of people who said they were employed soared by 873,000… Read More →