May 10, 2012
-- Hazleton, PA– 3 Drums area residents recently completed Workplace Safety Committee Training offered by PENNSAFE through the Department of Labor & Industry. Employees Robert J. and Alexander Martin and Kimberly A. Martin, Owner of Services Etcetera Carpet & Upholstery Cleaning and Janitorial, successfully completed the 3.5 hour course on May 9, 2012.
The course material included Safety Committee Dynamics, Hazard Identification and Accident(Incident)
Investigation. Instructors certified by the National Safety Council presented the course material.
Safety committee members must meet at least once per month and are required to renew their training on a regular basis. The company’s efforts have paid off as the employer of 10 has only 1 small lost time accident in over 20 years of operation. http://www.procleaner.biz
. Companies that choose to participate in the Safety Committee program are entitled to a 5% discount on workers’ compensation insurance premiums. For more information contact PENNSAFE’S main line at 717-783-2071.