Preparing for the Unthinkable: Essential Strategies for Managing Workplace Fatalities
Workplace injuries, illnesses and fatalities cost U.S. employers billions of dollars annually. In 2021, the National Safety Council estimated this amount to be $171 billion. It’s important for organizations to follow appropriate procedures and guidelines in the event of a workplace incident. This Avetta white paper provides information on how to react after a worker fatality, including immediate next steps for the employer, support for the family, workplace considerations and insurance.
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