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Don’t Forget These 3 Training Topics!

50% of workers compensation costs in the United States are driven by just 3 types of injuries.  If your employees, productivity, or mod rate get hurt this year, one of t

A History Lesson in Safety

SafetySmart has existed in some form or another since 1929. In fact, 90 years ago, we were a print publication called Safety Foreman. Sometimes, when I have a free moment,

Trucking Company Fined 63K for Electrical Hazards

Xpedited Services LLC, a Jersey City based trucking company, has been fined by OSHA after an August 2014 inspection revealed shocking safety violations.  In a recent news r

The Unforeseen Benefits of Siding with Safety

When safety professionals attempt to justify a financial investment in safety to bosses or managers who think in terms of dollars instead of lives, they often cite the costs

7 Signs Your Workplace Needs Refresher Training

If an experienced worker has performed the same tasks for years, he or she may be laboring under the misapprehension that there is nothing new to learn about the job.  But i

4 Ways to Keep Bored Workers Safe

When performing highly repetitive tasks, it’s not uncommon to go on autopilot. If you’re thinking about the score of the last game, or what you’re having for dinner ton

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