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Workplace Safety 101

Are you looking to enhance your safety program to improve workplace safety for your employees and don’t know where to start? Do you want to build a positive safety culture for your business?

Industrial worker checking on equipment to make sure it functions properly and safely

We have developed an educational webinar to take you through the steps in building a strong safety culture and meeting the state requirements for an IIPP, Illness and Injury Protection Plan. Promoting a strong, positive safety culture is a key aspect of maintaining workplace safety. Our webinar topics include:

You’ll learn about

  • Benefits of workplace safety
  • The 8 elements of an effective Injury and Illness Prevention Program (IIPP)
  • Safety communication and training
  • Hazard assessment and mitigation
  • Accident investigation
  • Building your safety culture
  • State Fund safety resources

Webinar resources

Webinar presentation slides


Tony Velasquez, Senior Loss Prevention Consultant - Safety & Health

Tony has more than 30 years of experience in the workers’ compensation industry. He has worked in various capacities in State Fund’s Claims and Safety & Health departments. Since 2020, he has served State Fund policyholders as a Senior Loss Prevention Consultant. Tony enjoys helping employers prevent work injuries and build a strong safety culture for their businesses.

Marcella La Rochelle, Senior Loss Prevention Consultant - Safety & Health

Marcie has been with State Fund for 18 years in various capacities in our Claims and Safety & Health departments. Since 2014, she has been working as a Senior Loss Prevention Consultant assisting policyholders with their safety programs and Cal/OSHA compliance. A San Diego native, Marcie holds a bachelor’s degree from San Diego State University.

The above evaluations and/or recommendations are for general guidance only and should not be relied upon for medical advice or legal compliance purposes. They are based solely on the information provided to us and relate only to those conditions specifically discussed. We do not make any warranty, expressed or implied, that your workplace is safe or healthful or that it complies with all laws, regulations or standards.

State Compensation Insurance Fund is not a branch of the State of California.