For any employer who manages a group of employees on a daily basis, one of the things that is their responsibility is to make sure that they are providing a safe environment for their employees while they are at work in order to prevent injury, and also to help prevent legal repercussions. There are many different ways in which injuries can be prevented in the workplace.
One of the ways that injuries can be prevented is through proper communication. This can mean proper communication between a group of employees that are working together, such as when an object is being moved, or if there has been an accident like a chemical has been spilled, or some other such action. If something like this has happened, there should be effective signs that are put up warning of the spill, and there should also be clean up that is effective in order to prevent injury. It is important to prevent these kinds of actions by using common sense, and thinking about things before you do them. As long as safety rules are followed, a safe work environment is created, and employees are happier. Having proper safety measures in place also prevents lawsuits, as well as personal injury.