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Workers’ comp online training

Click a class title below for details and online registration. For webinars, instructions to access the live online training will be included in the registration confirmation email. Even though it's an online class, space is limited, so registration is required. And be sure to check our list of trainings around Oregon for what's available in your area.

For safety-related questions, please contact our safety team at safetyservices@saif.com, or call 877.242.5211 or 971.242.5311.

For questions regarding online e-Learning or system requirements, please contact our training team at training@saif.com.

Accident analysis

  • Accident analysis

    Learn a simple six-step process for getting to the root cause of workplace accidents and incidents. We call it taking ACTION.
    Duration: 8 minutes | Watch now

  • Safety basics: Accident analysis

    In this recorded webinar, we employ SAIF's A-C-T-I-O-N form to effectively identify and minimize hazards after an accident or near miss. During this resource-driven training, we work through the anatomy of effective incident analysis, and ask all of the questions that dig deep to the root causes.
    Duration: 50 minutesWatch now

Claims

  • Workers' comp basics: the life of a claim

    Learn about the process from beginning to end, including how and when to file a claim, what's covered, and what programs are available for injured workers and their employers.
    Duration: 13 minutesWatch now

Hazard identification

  • Safety basics: Hazard identification

    Take a journey with us in this recorded webinar as we ask existential safety questions like "What happens if I push that red button?" But mostly we'll also talk about common types of hazards-how to identify, prioritize, and minimize them while exploring the motivation behind the risk-taking cycle.
    Duration: 45 minutesWatch now

  • Identifying workplace hazards

    Finding and fixing hazards takes time and practice. In this interactive, online training, you'll learn what to look for and which problem areas to tackle first.
    Duration: 10 minutesWatch now

Health care

  • OSHA compliance and beyond: A guide for nursing and care facilities

    This recorded webinar provides tools administrators can use to ensure they are meeting core Oregon OSHA regulations.  Participants learn about the most frequently cited regulations in the health care industry and the resources they can tap into to help them bring their facilities into compliance.
    Duration: 58 minutesWatch now

Premium audit

  • Overview of premium audit

    The objective of this recorded webinar is to give the foundation that SAIF uses to build and operate its premium audit program. The training ties back to the specific Oregon laws and administrative rules on the requirements an insurer must meet, including what policies we audit, what we need to include in an audit, how our regulator insures we are following the rules, and the rights a policyholder has to dispute results.
    Duration: 48 minutesWatch now

  • Hot topics in premium audit

    This recorded webinar discusses questions many agents receive, including vacation, paid time off, verifiable time records, and how these relate to audits, per Oregon law.
    Duration: 45 minutesWatch now

  • Premium audit subjectivity: subcontractors

    In this recorded webinar we review Oregon law and case law on the subjectivity of workers, using a flowchart to assist with what can be a complicated analysis.
    Duration: 40 minutesWatch now

Recording a workplace injury

  • How to record a work-related injury or illness

    In this interactive training, you'll learn about requirements for recording workplace injuries and illnesses, including how to complete the OSHA 300 log and 300A summary.
    Duration: 9 minutesWatch now

  • Oregon OSHA 300 injury reporting

    This recorded webinar covers how to determine Oregon OSHA recordability, posting, and reporting requirements. The new requirements for submitting electronic injury and illness data are discussed.
    Duration: 50 minutesWatch now

Safety committees

Safety leadership

  • Safety for supervisors

    This recorded webinar will help supervisors understand their leadership role in safety. By utilizing a model for safe operating you can help your staff identify areas of opportunity so together safety can be improved.
    Duration: 47 minutesWatch now

Slips, trips, and falls

Sun safety

Young workers

Webinars

  • Subjectivity: Subcontractors

    This class provides agents information on determining if workers are independent contractors. We review both Oregon law and case law, using a flowchart to assist with what can be a complicated analysis.

    Presenter: Eric Williams, Premium Audit Technical Advisor, SAIF

    Date: Wednesday, February 21, 2018
    Time: 10 to 11 a.m.

  • Controlling your costs

    This class is divided into three topics--premium, safety, and claims--and discusses how each can contribute to controlling employers' costs. Premium outlines rates and rate tiers, experience rating modification, and a basic premium calculation. In the safety section, we discuss relevant workplace safety and health topics, such as compliance, risk-taking behaviors, injury reduction strategies, and creating a positive safety culture. And finally, in the claim section we review claim filing, influencing claim costs, and ways to improve claim outcomes. 

    Presenters: 
    Pat Morrill, Agency and Group Program Director, SAIF
    Sue Buckendorf, Safety Management Consultant, SAIF 

    Date: Thursday, February 22, 2018
    Time: 9:30 to 10:30 a.m.

  • Safety basics: safety meetings vs. safety committees

    Need help understanding safety committees and meetings? (All businesses in Oregon are required to have safety meetings or safety committees.) Learn more about Oregon OSHA requirements, benefits to your business, and how to keep workers safe on the job through this free webinar. Join SAIF's small business safety management consultants as they help you create safety meetings and safety committees. During this resource-driven training, we discuss the Oregon OSHA requirements, the structure of safety meetings vs. safety committees, and strategies for running each effectively. If your business has a safety committee, consider having your entire committee take part in this.

    Presenters:
    Tom Melendy, Safety Management Consultant, SAIF
    Liz Foott, Senior Safety Management Consultant, SAIF

    Date:  Thursday, March 22, 2018 
    Time:  9:30 to 10:30 a.m.

  • Don’t reinvent the wheel | finding what you need online

    Safety professionals have access to the vast amounts of information. Unfortunately, the volume of information can be overwhelming. What are the best online resources and how do you find them? This training helps uncover the hidden safety resource gems and provides a way to conveniently access them when needed. Don't reinvent the wheel: The work has already been done. 

    Topics to include: Workplace safety topics and tips; Safety committee; Common hazards in the workplace; Accident and incident analysis; Supervisors guide; Safety toolbox topics; Integrating health and safety;
    Safety training videos; and the workers' comp training calendar 

    Presenters:
    Jon Sowers, Senior Safety Management Consultant, SAIF
    Jim Nusser, Senior Safety Management Consultant, SAIF

    Date: Thursday, April 12, 2018
    Time: 9:30 to 10:30 a.m.

  • Safety basics: hazard identification

    Do you enjoy "What if?" scenarios? Are you the kind of person who likes to know all potential outcomes before taking that next step? Not everyone does, but there is some value in forethought-especially when it comes to safety.  

    Take a journey with us as we ask existential safety questions like "What happens if I push that red button?" But mostly we'll also talk about common types of hazards-how to identify, prioritize, and minimize them while exploring the motivation behind the risk-taking cycle.

    Presenters: 
    Sue Buckendorf, Safety Management Consultant, SAIF
    Michelle Muresan, Senior Safety Management Consultant, SAIF

    Date: Tuesday, April 17, 2018
    Time: 9:30 to 10:30 a.m.

  • Safety basics: accident analysis

    In the wake of an incident, it's crucial that you take action, because getting to the root of the problem is a key step in prevention. Join us as we employ SAIF's A-C-T-I-O-N form to effectively identify and minimize hazards after an accident or near miss. 

    During this resource-driven webinar, we work through the anatomy of effective incident analysis, and ask all of the questions that dig deep to the root causes. Who should attend? You, your supervisors, and any employee who has an interest in the safety of their work environment (that means anyone and everyone!).

    Presenters:
    Chris Liechty, Senior Safety Management Consultant, SAIF
    Tom Melendy, Safety Management Consultant, SAIF

    Date: Wednesday, May 23, 2018
    Time: 9:30 to 10:30 a.m.

  • Practical strategies for preventing slips, trips, and falls in health care

    This interactive session focuses on practical strategies and tactics for preventing same-level slip, trip, and fall injuries. The presentation covers various topics, such as general housekeeping considerations, use of cords and hoses, parking lots and grounds, footwear selection, flooring options, use of mats and runners, wet floors, and employee training. Examples of employers' successful prevention measures are highlighted.

    Presenters:
    Jim Nusser, Senior Safety Management Consultant, SAIF
    Jon Sowers, Senior Safety Management Consultant, SAIF

    Date: Wednesday, November 14, 2018
    Time: 9:30 to 10:30 a.m.

System requirements

PC | Windows® 7, Vista, XP or 2003 Server
Mac | Mac OS® X 10.5 or newer

Viewing requirements

Flash | Adobe Flash Player 10.3 or later

Internet Explorer | 8 or above

Microsoft Edge | Current version

Chrome | Current version

Firefox | Current version

Safari | 7 or above  

Apple iOS | Articulate Mobile Player in Apple iOS 7 or later on iPad

Android OS | Articulate Mobile Player in Android OS 4.1 or later (optimized for tablets)