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award-winningcutting tools
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the leading workplace injury
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ca...
a complex, intricate structure
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mounting costs, premiums, and fines
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Sources: 1 Work-Related Hand and Wrist Injuries in Australia. (2008). Retrieved from
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The Real Cost of Cuts

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They say you can't put a price on safety, but if you're in charge of safety budgets, you know that's not true. When it's time to equip or replace your company's safety gear, the cost is spelled out in neat columns on your spreadsheet. Here you move numbers around, trying this trick or that to ensure that expenditure numbers match budget numbers and you're in the black. After all, you don't want to spend more than you have to. However, this approach only considers one part of the equation. If your calculations don't account for the price of injuries, you're not getting the whole picture.

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The Real Cost of Cuts

  1. 1. © 2016 Slice Inc. | reproduction prohibited without written approvalwww.sliceproducts.com award-winningcutting tools the real cost of cuts
  2. 2. the leading workplace injury © 2016 Slice Inc. | reproduction prohibited without written approval www.sliceproducts.com cause of work-related emergency room admissions are wrist & hand injuries 1
  3. 3. a complex, intricate structure © 2016 Slice Inc. | reproduction prohibited without written approval www.sliceproducts.com Hands are complex structures, full of delicate bones and an intricate network of ligaments and muscles. Even a small cut in the wrongplace can do irreparable, life-changing damage to somebody's hand. Every timea worker sustains a cut, the associated costs start adding up
  4. 4. mounting costs, premiums, and fines © 2016 Slice Inc. | reproduction prohibited without written approval | www.sliceproducts.com Cuts can be costly -- startingwith emergency care and rehabilitation,eventually resultingin higher insurancepremiums2 and possibleOSHA fines, which are expected to risethis year3.
  5. 5. Sources: 1 Work-Related Hand and Wrist Injuries in Australia. (2008). Retrieved from http://www.safeworkaustralia.gov.au/sites/SWA/about/Publications/Documents/202/WorkRelatedHandandWristInjuriesinAustralia_2 008_PDF.pdf 2 From http://www.hg.org/article.asp?id=29700 3 From http://www.safetyandhealthmagazine.com/articles/13258-osha-fines-to-increase-significantly © 2016 Slice Inc. | reproduction prohibited without written approvalwww.sliceproducts.com DOWNLOAD THE REST OF THE REAL COST OF CUTS

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