August 2018

SafetyNow Wins 2018 Brandon Hall Group Excellence Award

Employee Development Suite Receives Recognition for Best Advance in Learning Technology Implementation SALT LAKE CITY, August 30, 2018 -- We are delighted to announce today

The Lowdown on Repetitive Strain Injuries

Repetitive strain injuries (RSI) can affect a wide range of workers, from computer operators to assembly line workers, to butchers. Performing the same task over and over aga

Ask the Expert: Layoffs, Morale and Safety

Question: We have had some recent layoffs and that has affected staff morale. I am worried that my workers are probably more concerned about whether they are going to hang on

Red-Light Violation

Past Red-Light Violation Makes Bus Driver’s Collision More than a First Offence

Was a 3-day suspension too severe a penalty for a bus driver that got into a preventable but minor collision? The union said a verbal warning was the maximum penalty since it


School Board May Rescind Mileage Reimbursements It Can No Longer Afford

The Vancouver School Board rescinded its longstanding mileage reimbursement policy because it could no longer afford to pay the high rates. The union claimed the unilateral c

Fire Hazards

Common Workplace Fire Hazards

Every year in workplaces across the United States, there are at least 70,000 serious fires, according to Maine Municipal Association (MMA) Risk Management Services. Canadian

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