Safety@Work Newsletter

Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page.

Safety at Work banner
Dangers of Fatigue in the Workplace

The Dangers of Fatigue in the Workplace

Workplace fatigue is more than feeling tired and drowsy. It is mental or physical exhaustion that can affect employees’ health and increase the risk of injury. Fatigue costs employers about $136 billion a year. These tips can help reduce workplace fatigue and injuries.

Free Driving Safety Training Online

Free Driving Safety Training Online

Our Driving Concern: Texas Employer Traffic Safety Program provides free training and resources on:

  • aggressive driving
  • distracted driving
  • drowsy driving
  • impaired driving
  • other topics such as seat belts, work zone safety, and help for building a transportation safety program

Their resources and training are offered in the following forms:


Low Cost OSHA 30-Hour Construction Classes

Low-Cost 30-Hour OSHA Construction Classes

DWC offers both in-person training and online video training. Those who complete the course receive an OSHA 30-Hour Construction course completion card within eight weeks.

  • You must be a Texas resident or an employee currently working in Texas to register.
  • To attend, the student must understand and communicate in the language of the course.
  • Online classes are Central Time zone.

Upcoming classes:

  • December 13-17, 2021 / In-person / Houston / English
  • January 3-7, 2022 / In-person / Houston / English
  • January 10-14, 2022 / In-person / El Paso / English

Watch this video to learn more.

Free OSHA Consultations

Free On-Site or Online Safety Consultations

No matter what your needs or challenges are, the Texas OSHA Consultation Program (OSHCON) has safety and health resources to help your business.

OSHCON consultations are both free and confidential. They are offered:

  • in-person at your jobsite
  • by video conferencing
  • by email
  • by text
  • by phone

We can help you find, reduce, and remove safety and health hazards, and understand OSHA standards.

OSHCON also provides:

  • training;
  • help with safety and health programs; and
  • free safety training materials and publications.

Need COVID-19 guidance?

  • Find the COVID-19 risk exposure level for your employees.
  • Enhance your respiratory protection program.
  • Get help to create or update an emergency preparedness plan for COVID-19 and other infectious diseases.

Check out the OSHCON webpage, or contact us: