Accident Investigation 101: What to Do and What Not to Do

Today has been one of those days. A problem with a major piece of equipment resulted in a one-hour production delay, which squeezed an already tight deadline and 10 minutes l

DOS & DON’TS: [√] Document Discipline Imposed on Workers

When you discipline a worker for violating a safety rule or for any other infraction, make sure to document it. You should note the circumstances of the infraction, when and

Six Tips for Responding Constructively to Disrespectful Treatment in the Workplace

If a co-worker says or does something that upsets or angers you, it can be tempting to zap him or her right back in an equally offensive, or even worse, manner. But if you ar

5 Key Steps to Staying ‘Oil-Tight’:How to take environmental protection to the next level

As a company that specializes in oil and hazardous material transfer operations, you pride yourself on safety and stewardship.  It goes without saying that spill prevention,

Hand and Power Tools – 10 Tips for Safe Use

WHAT'S AT STAKE? Hand and power tool injuries send more than 400,000 workers to the emergency room and cause hundreds of deaths every year. WHAT'S THE DANGER? Using hand and

8 Reasons eLearning is Great for Safety

This article is contributed by Seattle blogger Tom Riecken. 1. eLearning Empowers Personalized Learning Different people have various learning styles and study speeds. eLea

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