START Benefits

Photo courtesy of L&I.Skyline Steel certified on June 2016

Skyline Steel certified in June 2016.

Photo courtesy of L&I.

Provide protection

  • Protect workers from all safety and health hazards that may exist at your workplace.
  • Work with L&I to identify and implement best practices to protect your workers.
  • Develop an innovative injury and illness prevention program for your business that will protect your workers.

Create a safety and health culture

  • Create a better working environment free of safety and health hazards.
  • Boost worker morale by involving workers in creating a culture that emphasizes a safe and healthful workplace.
  • Improve communication among workers and management.
  • Encourage safety in the community, as workers may transfer safe and healthy work practices outside of the workplace.

Build a reputation

  • Receive official recognition from DOSH for your achievement of START status and for maintaining an exemplary injury and illness prevention program.
  • Become a leader in your industry by providing a safe and healthy workplace.
  • Attract skilled workers looking to join a business that is at the forefront of its industry in providing a safe and healthy workplace.

Save money

  • Lower worker compensation insurance premiums.
  • Improve your worker retention and reduce costly turnover.
  • Reduce worker days away from work to keep operations and production running smoothly.

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