Safety starts at the top, and it's a continuous process. (Photo: Shutterstock)

Safety directly and significantly benefits the bottom line.

Liberty Mutual’s 2017 Workplace Safety Index reported the top 10 causes of the most serious workplace injuries cost employers almost $60 billion in direct costs (medical and lost wage payments). That impact is even greater when the indirect costs, like lost productivity and overtime, are included.

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