|By Business Wire||
|June 9, 2014 11:53 AM EDT||
ClickSafety.com, the leader in online safety training, today announced the nationwide availability of its customized Injury and Illness Prevention Program (IIPP) service offering.
Injury and Illness Prevention Programs have been recognized by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) as effective for both workers and companies, and are widely considered the foundation of creating an effective culture of workplace safety.
ClickSafety's IIPPs are company-specific programs that allow employers and workers to take a proactive approach to workplace safety and health hazards. Through ongoing collaboration and proven industry processes, IIPPs establish industry standards to identify and mitigate workplace hazards before workers are exposed to them.
ClickSafety's custom IIPPs include the discovery, development, documentation and implementation of required safety and health program topics relevant to a specific company. IIPPs also include optional on-site auditing to identify potential hazards, customized training curriculums for workers, and ongoing IIPP updates so the program and documents evolve with the growth of a company.
"At ClickSafety, we are committed to providing the highest quality safety and compliance online training programs in the industry. IIPP assistance now means guiding our clients beyond training and providing critical solutions in support of their safety initiatives, goals and objectives. Injury and Illness Prevention Programs are a crucial element," says Brian Tonry, ClickSafety General Manager and Executive Vice President. "By putting in place a comprehensive and dynamic IIPP, companies may reduce the number of workplace injuries and illnesses as well as the potential financial burdens that come from unsafe conditions, behaviors and work practices. We're very pleased to offer this invaluable service to our clients."
ClickSafety is a leader in online training solutions for the construction, environmental and general industries. It has delivered award-winning interactive safety training to more than 10,000 organizations worldwide and was the first to offer both the OSHA 10-Hour and OSHA 30-Hour safety courses online. ClickSafety’s course library has more than 300 courses and 50 courses available in Spanish – developed by Certified Safety Professionals (CSP), Safety Trained Supervisors (STS), Construction Health and Safety Technicians (CHST) , Certified Environmental Safety and Health Trainers (CET) and Certified Industrial Hygienists (CIH). Key products include OSHA regulatory training for general industry and construction, as well as several Web-based applications, Safety Passport®, that manage risks associated with training large groups of employees, subcontractors and contract laborers.
ClickSafety was founded in 1999 and is based in the San Francisco Bay area. ClickSafety is a subsidiary of Ascend Learning, a leading provider of technology-based educational curriculum and assessment solutions for the healthcare industry and other vocational fields.