Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

LATCH

LATCH: Roster-focused Content in a Safety Software Platform

A significant number of cloud-based safety software components are roster-focused, including hazard assessments, personnel lists, training tracking, chemical inventory, and group digital file management. By nature, these aspects tend to be both interrelated and end-user-facing. It is therefore essential that … Read More

Industry 4.0 into Environmental Health and Safety Practices

Integrating Industry 4.0 into Environmental Health and Safety Practices

Industry 4.0 revolutionizes what used to be “business as usual”. Building on the hard-earned gains from previous paradigm shifts in production, the world now enters the era of big data and never-before-seen levels of automation and interconnectivity. Dramatic improvements in … Read More

Safety Observation Findings

Assigning Severity Ratings to Safety Observation Findings

When conducting traditional risk assessments, severity is commonly used as a factor when determining the level of risk involved. Severity represents the most likely consequence of a particular hazard occurrence. In other words, if a hazard exists and is not mitigated, … Read More