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Workplace Hazard Reporting Procedures That Are Proven Effective

Incident reporting is critical, and near-miss reporting is important, but hazard reporting is also necessary for the safety of your workforce. Structure your hazard reporting procedure based on the needs and resources of your company.

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5 Ways to Improve the Safety Culture of Your Construction Company

Even if your business complies with all the necessary government safety regulations, you must keep reinforcing the culture of safety at your construction site.

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4 Simple Steps to Effective Workplace Safety Meetings

The best Safety Managers know that if employees aren’t engaged during the safety meeting, then it’s pointless. Here are the 4 key things to focus on to ensure your safety meetings are adding value to your safety program.

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Workplace Injuries: Steps to Take When an Incident Happens

When incidents happen in the workplace, employers have several responsibilities. Follow these steps to ensure that you cover all bases for any workplace injury incident.

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Are Workplace Safety Audits Required or Redundant?

Safety Audits are a step forward as organizations become more proactive with their health and safety programs instead of only being reactive when something unexpected happens.

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Top 10 Warehouse Organization Mistakes Managers Should Avoid

Improving safety in the workplace means cutting down on the unexpected, and this is especially true in the warehouse. Even if managers believe they have a well-ordered facility, they may be making mistakes that could have serious consequences.

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Incident Reporting is Critical to Your Workplace Safety Program

All workplace incidents should be reported, documented, and investigated which is why incident reporting is critical to a successful workplace safety and health program. Do your employees know how and when to submit an incident report?

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All About Toolbox Talks: Your Questions Answered

Toolbox talks are not just for construction companies! Learn what’s missing from your safety program and what your company can gain from hosting regular toolbox talks.

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Plan Ahead: 4 Construction Site Disaster Preparation Tips

With proper planning and workforce training, you can mitigate the impact that a natural disaster may have on your operations. Are you prepared? Find out now.

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How to Prevent These Top 10 Disabling Work-Related Injuries

The annual Workplace Safety Index ranks the top 10 causes of disabling work-related injuries and we tell you how you can ensure you aren’t part of these statistics.

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Safety Meetings 101: Your Step-by-Step Guide to Get Started

Whether your safety program is brand new or fairly established, adding regular safety meetings is always a good idea. When it comes to workplace safety, there is no better time to promote new ideas or reinforce safe working habits than in a safety meeting.

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20 Winning Workplace Safety Goals

When is the best time to set new goals for your workplace safety program and what are some great initiatives that will improve every company? We've got some great ideas.

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Health and Safety Hazards of the Recycling Industry

Recycling may be great for the environment but workers in the recycling industry face their own set of unique health and safety hazards.

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Safety Training Documentation: How Long to Keep Sign-in Sheets

What is your company’s safety training record retention policy? Where do you find out how long you are supposed to keep all those sign-in sheets? What if there’s no rule, then what's the best practice?

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The Benefits (and Challenges) of Ensuring a Safe Workplace

A properly-implemented workplace health and safety program acts as both a safe-guard for individuals and a strategy for employee satisfaction and company growth.

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Keeping Young Workers Safe on the Job

Young workers and employers can both benefit from summer temp jobs but it’s important that everyone understand the rights and responsibilities involved. Supervisors should be provided the guidance, resources, tools, and time required to ensure they can adequately train young staff to work safely.

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Great Ideas to Make Your Workplace a Safer Working Environment

Making your workplace a safer working environment is important for any business. An organization demonstrates that they value their staff by first guaranteeing their safety.

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Keep All Workers Safe: Temp Workers Need Safety Training Too

Here's a true story that really scared me on my way to work one day. What happened and why couldn't I do anything about it? It was one more reason why I believe safety meetings save lives.

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Top 5 Things Getting in the Way of Effective Safety Training

Learn more about what's getting in the way of effective safety training and how every company can overcome those challenges. Here are the most common issues facing safety professionals today, which we can confirm from personal experience, and how we can make your job easier.

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10 Easy Steps to Build the Foundation of Your Safety Program

Here is a top 10 list that will get you started, provide you with a solid foundation for your safety program, ensure everyone is involved, and keep you on track as your company grows.

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