The Department of Industrial Accidents (DIA) Workplace Safety Grant helps employers reduce the risk of injury and illness to workers and promote safe and healthy conditions in the workplace through training, education, and other preventative measures.
Did you know? Employers across the country reported 2.6 million injury and illness cases in private industry in 2021. Through the DIA Workplace Safety Grant, Massachusetts-based and operating employers can keep their workplace free of known health and safety hazards.
Employers will find that implementing safety and health programs help:
Prevent workplace injuries and illnesses
Improve compliance with laws and regulations
Reduce costs, including significant reductions in workers' compensation premiums