Tips for Building a Culture of Safety

A culture of safety is not just a new set of rules; it is a new philosophy of preventing injury in the workplace. In a true safety culture, safe behavior is not something the boss makes you do; it is a vital part of your job. An unsafe worker is an uneducated and vulnerable worker, […]

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When No One Is Looking

Imagine for a moment that you are a safety professional employed by a construction or manufacturing firm. In response to rising injury rates, management decides to initiate one of two new safety programs. Here are the alternatives: Workers receive a single type of personal protective equipment, or PPE, and perfunctory training in its use. And […]

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