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By SafetyCulture Team
September 15th, 2020

EdApp and SafetyCulture team up to democratize training for the global workforce

We’re excited to announce that SafetyCulture has acquired the class-leading mobile training solution EdApp. The acquisition means that we can support more businesses, big and small, as effective workplace training becomes more critical than ever. EdApp is SafetyCulture’s first acquisition and follows a series of investments in EdApp over the last two years. Up to …

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By Kerry Needs
September 10th, 2020

How educators can prepare for reopening with tech as a safety net

COVID-19 has created a vastly different world for school-aged children. Starting in March last year, millions of children experienced homeschooling for the first time, as parents and caregivers instantly became teachers. Students in the UK have been particularly affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, having been forced to homeschool for months on end. With repeated national …

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By SafetyCulture Team
August 28th, 2020

We won! iAuditor is the Best Health And Safety Product in the 2020 SaaS Awards

We’re super pleased to announce that iAuditor by SafetyCulture has won the Best SaaS award for the Health & Safety or Risk Management category in the 2020 SaaS Awards! The award is given to a SaaS solution that demonstrates an innovative and intelligent approach to the multiple challenges presented in assessing and communicating risk, or …

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By Kerry Needs
August 27th, 2020

Closing, reopening and closing: how retailers can weather the pandemic

Shopping is important for many after lockdown; after all, it makes a significant contribution to our sense of community. COVID-19 has made both shoppers and retailers understandably cautious as we head towards a new way of purchasing and browsing in-store. With rapid store closures and tentative re-opens, a focus on hygiene is paramount as retailers …

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By Bob Butler
August 13th, 2020

Helping schools get smart: making our technology available for safe learning

If you’re a parent, school administrator, or teacher, you’re likely concerned about return-to-school protocols. Same as every year? Hardly. This year, as our nation and the world grapple with COVID-19, so too do our leaders have an entirely new and confounding set of considerations to tackle before our children enter the classroom. At SafetyCulture, we …

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By Kerry Needs
August 4th, 2020

Closing and reopening: how you can prepare for changes at a moment’s notice

As businesses around the world handle the evolving nature of COVID-19, some premises are reopening, only for rapid shutdowns to be imposed because of outbreaks in the community or a staff member contracting the virus. Eradicating the virus has been challenging, as seen in Victoria, Australia where a second wave is occurring, especially as governments …

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By Rob Charters
July 30th, 2020

Sensors, and your workers on the frontline: a love story

Right now, your equipment is sending signals to help your business avoid disaster. Is anyone listening?

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By Rob Charters
July 22nd, 2020

How to empower your team with full visibility

It’s time to ask the difficult questions Are your frontline employees reporting every issue that occurs? If a critical health and safety issue occurs today, will your team be ready to respond effectively? Now is the time to make sure that your business can answer these vital questions. COVID-19 has changed the way that organizations …

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By Kate Calderwood
July 21st, 2020

Ride-share operator, Motivate, ensures commuter safety during COVID-19 for LYFT bikes

When COVID-19 hit, the way we do business completely shifted. Many businesses transitioned to completely remote work, while those deemed essential created new processes for health and safety, quickly. In the major US cities most impacted by the outbreak, these new compliance procedures became even more paramount. For example, New York City was hugely impacted. …

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By Ria Chan
July 20th, 2020

How to win customers with safety as your edge

Make safety your edge The world is shifting and changing. Since COVID-19 was declared a global health emergency, people around the world  have shown resilience in the face of uncertainty. Countries have shut down, we’ve had to quickly adapt to a life where everything is high risk, and governments around the world have had to …

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