Inspections

Promote Worker Engagement

Don’t Waste Your Safety Resources: Promote Worker Engagement

The most important asset we have in safety is our workforce. There are far more of them than there are of us and no one understands the work, and often the hazards, better than they do. In addition, as workers … Read More

Periodic Performance-Based Assessments (PBA)

The Importance of Periodic Performance-Based Assessments (PBA)

Are We Safe Yet?  How Do You Know? How do you know your company is safe? You should already have some clues beyond your OSHA injury rates and other lagging indicators.  A lack of recent (reported) injuries is a demonstrably … Read More

Safety Inspections

Are Your Safety Inspections a Waste of Time?

Do your safety inspections keep finding the same deficiencies over and over again?  Do “unsafe conditions” rather than systems or process safety issues dominate your findings?  Are your safety inspection issues assigned to the safety staff rather than the actual … Read More

Get Control of Your Corrective Actions

Get Control of Your Corrective Actions

If you hope to limit repeat incidents, regulatory non-compliances, lawsuits, and serious incidents you need a robust corrective management system.  Audits, incident investigations, inspections, assessments and worker input all generate action items.  Larger companies may have several thousand to deal … Read More

Building the Bridge

  IT is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single company in possession of a good fortune must be in want of a new budget plan. (Thanks, Jane). Typically companies’ “New Year’s Resolutions” come in the form of new projects, … Read More