Proactive Safety Programs Save Money in a BIG, BIG, WAY! by batmanishere

VIEWS: 127 PAGES: 14

More Info
									Proactive Safety Programs
    Save Money in a
    BIG, BIG, WAY!

                Presented by:
              Dobson Associates
         Human Performance Consultants
   Safety & Saving Money

• PREVENTION can be done in Three ways.
• First—Engineer out the hazards.
• Second—Create policies and procedures
  where employees can work safely.
• Third—Employees must wear PPE required to
  remain safe while working around hazards.
  Safety & Saving Money

                  • EVERYONE…NO
  PREVENTION       EXCEPTIONS…
      and          must take the
                   initiative to reduce
RESPONSIBILITY!
                   and eliminate
                   hazards when they
                   are encountered!
    Safety & Saving Money
• PROTECTION comes in many different
  packages.
• When a situation arises where work can
  only be performed through Safe and Proper
  USE of PPE…it’s imperative that all
  equipment is functioning properly and all
  procedures are followed to the letter.
    Safety & Saving Money
• Paying attention to the little details, and
  planning ahead to be prepared in case the
  “unexpected” happens, is what protection
  is all about.
   A Proactive Safety Attitude
     is the Correct Attitude!
     Safety & Saving Money

    DIRECT COSTS
      Of Accidents

--Medical
-- Worker’s
   Compensation
Safety & Saving Money
             INDIRECT COSTS
                Of Accidents

         --Lost time from work
         --Loss in earning power
         --Economic loss to injured
           person’s family
         --Lost time by fellow
           workers
Safety & Saving Money

             INDIRECT COSTS
                Of Accidents

          --Loss of efficiency due to
            break-up of crew
          --Lost time by supervision
          --Cost of orienting a new
            employee
Safety & Saving Money
             INDIRECT COSTS
                Of Accidents

         --Damage to tools/equip.
         --Time lost due to damaged
            or equipment out of
            service
         --Spoiled work /raw
            materials
         --Loss of production
Safety & Saving Money

              INDIRECT COSTS
                 Of Accidents

           --Failure to fill orders
           --Overhead costs (while
             work is disrupted)
           --Miscellaneous: at least
             100 other items to list
        Safety & Saving Money
    Here is a quick break down of Work Injury Costs.
      The total cost of workplace injuries in 2007 was
           $132.1 billion for American industries.
•   Wage/Productivity Loss                $69.2 Billion
•   Medical Costs                         $24.6 Billion
•   Administrative Costs                  $21.7 Billion
•   Employer Costs                        $11.8 Billion
•   Fire Losses                           $2.8 Billion
•   Damage to Vehicles                     $2.0 Billion
    Safety & Saving Money
• Dollars Spent by the total industrial
  market on PPE in 2007              $7.0 Billion

• Dollars Saved by avoiding EACH
  Industrial/Occupational Fatality
                                     $2,020,000.00
• Dollars Saved by avoiding EACH
  Disabling Injury resulting in Time
  away from Work                    $49,000.00
    Safety & Saving Money
 Developing a Proactive Safety Program in your
       company can SAVE YOU MONEY!
              BIG, BIG, MONEY
  Prevention and Protection are the two key
   factors in developing a safety culture in your
                    workplace.

A PROACTIVE SAFETY ATTITUDE
   IS THE CORRECT ATTITUDE!
     THE ONLY ATTITUDE!!!
Thank You for Visiting Our
        Website

       Frank Dobson
     Dobson Associates
     Human Performance

								
To top