Risk Management

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3 Tips to Keep Your Employees Safe

Now that Construction Safety Week is in full swing, the team at BirdDogHR wants to thank you for your efforts to keep your teams safe, especially as the busy season starts to fill the calendars. While we know there are many things that contribute to employee safety, there are three...

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Here’s Looking at You: The Importance of Pre-Hire Assessments

Assessments aren’t just another step in the hiring process anymore, they provide a neutral way to screen candidates based on their workplace fitness. In 2017 they’re inexpensive to find, results can be accrued in minutes, and considering the leaps and bounds made in psychology over the last several decades, they...

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Ensure Workforce Safety as Busy Season Approaches

The busy season is rapidly approaching for construction companies. This means more federal contracts and projects, but also puts construction industry workers at an increased risk for injury. The construction industry is made up of approximately 6.5 million workers and has a higher fatal injury rate compared to the national...