Whether its searching for a new career opportunity or pre-meeting discussion among co-workers, workplace safety is a constantly evolving topic in and out of the workplace. A recent article published by WalletHub attempts to help paint a better picture of how U.S states compare when it comes to safety in the workplace and other areas.
The article “2014’s Safest States to Live In" ranks each state and the District of Columbia in categories such as financial safety, driving safety, workplace safety, natural disasters and home/community safety. Each category is calculated based on varied data points, which are in turn given a numeral weight. In the workplace safety category, WordHub analyzed statistics such as: