Protecting Workers from Heat Stress

By Gary Hanson Each year hundreds of employees who are required to work in hot environments or outside in direct sun light suffer heat related illnesses. These may range from heat cramps to heat stroke. In serious cases exposure to hot temperature or heat can cause...

Understanding Employee Behavior

By Gary W. Hanson, President of American Safety and Health Management Consultants, Inc. Anything we do in safety will prove ineffective, unless we are able to positively influence everyday employee behavior. You can comply with all of the OSHA standards and still not...

April 2021 BWC News from Sedgwick 

“Discipline is choosing between what you want now and what you want most.” ~Abraham Lincoln We are excited to announce that CareWorks Comp is now named Sedgwick as of March 1, 2021.  As Sedgwick, our commitment to Ohio employers remains as strong as ever.  With more...

March 2021 BWC News from Sedgwick TPA

“If nothing changes, nothing changes.” ~unknown We are excited to announce that CareWorks Comp TPA is now named Sedgwick TPA as of March 1, 2021.  As Sedgwick TPA, our commitment to Ohio employers remains as strong as ever.  With more than 3,000 colleagues in Ohio,...