It makes sense to run an effective safety and health program because your people deserve it, your customers demand it, and your business practices and future will not be there without it. - Dan Fergus
Occupational safety and health can be important for moral, legal and financial reasons. All organizations have a duty of care to ensure that employees remain safe at all times and the goals of occupational safety and health programs include to foster a safe and healthy workplace.
Occupational safety and health can also reduce employee injury and illness related costs, including medical care, sick leave and disability benefit costs.