Hopefully COVID-19 is no longer as much of an issue, because that was a big problem for many retail workers who had to stay face-to-face with the potentially infected public. But even if the coronavirus is not much of a problem, retail workers still face some safety issues. Yes, retail employees get injured too [...]
There are a couple of ways that retailers and other businesses such as restaurants can enforce the 6’ distance for the health and safety of their workers and customers.
Retail safety operations often focus on front of house operations, to keep both workers and customers safe. But what about the back of the house? Injuries in the retail space In 2016, the Bureau of Labor found the most reported injury was overexertion, followed by contact with objects and/or people. Slips, trips and falls [...]