Safety Stories: The Mutual Blog

While it isn't surprising that 65% of those employed in the construction industry work on scaffolding, it may be surprising to learn that each year about 4,500 injuries and over 60 deaths directly

Being able to identify the signs and symptoms of hypothermia and frostbite can help prevent illnesses and/or fatalities that can occur as a result.

One of the most widespread dangers of navigating snowy/icy roads is the accumulation of snow which can mask road markings, curbs, and other roadway delineations.

Machines in the workplace can greatly increase productivity, but they can also increase the risk of injury if not used properly.

Each year, more than 2,000 people annually are admitted to burn centers with severe arc flash burns.

Working in or near traffic can be hazardous. Each year, nearly 1,100 lives are lost in work zones and . But accidents and injuries can be prevented.

Working in or near traffic can be hazardous. Each year, nearly 1,100 lives are lost in work zones and . But accidents and injuries can be prevented.

Autumn can present some very unique hazards for those who work outdoors. Cooler temps and falling leaves are some of Fall's hallmarks than can cause illness or injuries.

Exposed protruding steel reinforcing bars (or rebar) is one of the most dangerous hazards on a construction site.

Exposed protruding steel reinforcing bars (or rebar) is one of the most dangerous hazards on a construction site.