U.S. Department of Labor Encourages Employers to Mark National Safe + Sound Week, Aug. 10-16, 2020

Safe + Sound Week

August 10, 2020 - The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) encourages America’s workplaces to commit to workplace safety and health by participating in Safe + Sound Week, this week, Aug. 10-16, 2020.

Safe + Sound Week is a nationwide event that recognizes the successes of workplace safety and health programs and offers information and ideas on how to keep America’s workers safe.

In 2019, more than 3,300 businesses helped raise awareness about worker safety and health.  Successful safety and health programs can identify and manage workplace hazards before they cause injury or illness.

Participating in Safe + Sound Week is simple. Organizations of any size in any industry looking for an opportunity to show their commitment to safety can participate.

Start by visiting www.osha.gov/safeandsoundweek for more information, resources, and tools to help plan and promote safety events.