Safety violations
Safety violations
Category: SafetyCulture News
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By SafetyCulture Team
December 20th, 2018

The Most Common U.S. Workplace Health and Safety Violations of 2018

The Occupational Safety & Health Administration’s (OSHA) Top 10 Cited Violations for 2018 features two new categories that have not been in the top 10 before. OSHA releases this list every year in the hope that organizations will be more aware of hazards and how to fix them before anyone gets hurt. This list was …

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wearable technology
wearable technology
Category: SafetyCulture News
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By SafetyCulture Team
December 18th, 2018

Vital Signs: How Wearable Technology Helps Protect Your Workforce

Hard hats and hi-vis are no longer the only armour available to workers to help tackle the factors that can bring about injuries. New developments in wearable sensors are helping to guard against joint strain, and injuries caused by issues such as fatigue or dehydration. Think of it as the warning lights on a car …

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baseline
baseline
Category: SafetyCulture News
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By SafetyCulture Team
December 14th, 2018

What’s Your Baseline: How Do You Decide What Risks You Take?

We all take risks, in our lives, at work. But what happens when you, or those around you, start to deviate from what is safe, bit by little bit? In 1988 a series of massive explosions destroyed the world’s largest offshore oil and gas rig killing 167 men. In this new original podcast series SafetyCulture …

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Stay Safe
Stay Safe
Category: SafetyCulture News
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By SafetyCulture Team
December 14th, 2018

Stay Safe Out There: News You Might Have Missed This Week

There’s a lot going on in the world, and it can be hard to stay on top of everything. So, here’s five things you need to know that you might have missed this week. 1. December a High Risk Time for Workers The New Zealand Institute of Safety Management released figures this week that show …

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Risk your safety
Risk your safety
Category: SafetyCulture News
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By SafetyCulture Team
December 7th, 2018

Don’t Risk Your Safety: News You Might Have Missed This Week

There’s a lot going on in the world, and it can be hard to stay on top of everything. So, here’s five things you need to know that you might have missed this week. 1. Robot Mishap Two dozen Amazon employees in New Jersey were sent to the hospital on Wednesday, one in critical condition, …

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workplace accidents
workplace accidents
Category: SafetyCulture News
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By SafetyCulture Team
December 6th, 2018

Workplace Accidents Changed Their Lives Forever, Now They Help Prevent Them

Eight brave men and women are sharing their experiences of workplace tragedy to inspire workers to put safety first. These Workplace Health and Safety Queensland advocates for safety have all experienced trauma directly or indirectly. As part of a free service, they regularly speak at workplaces to increase awareness about the importance of work health …

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workplace road map
workplace road map
Category: SafetyCulture News
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By SafetyCulture Team
December 3rd, 2018

The Workplace Road Map to Risk and Safety

Understanding the difference between risk and safety may seem simple, but these complex concepts are often misunderstood, resulting in confusion around workplace health and safety. Here, we break down the differences in risk and safety, and map out how workplaces can engage their staff with strategies on both. Working with uncertain terms Put simply, risk …

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improving safety accountability
improving safety accountability
Category: SafetyCulture News
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By SafetyCulture Team
November 30th, 2018

We’re all in This Together: Improving Safety Accountability in the Workplace

A strong safety culture means nothing if your employees aren’t motivated on a personal level. But how do you ensure your workers take responsibility for both their individual safety and that of their colleagues? Here, experts offer suggestions for improving accountability. 1. Make safety part of overall accountability Some employees may have received mixed messages …

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Safety Success
Safety Success
Category: SafetyCulture News
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By SafetyCulture Team
November 26th, 2018

The Secret to Safety Success: Top Companies Share Their Wisdom

Their products may be wildly different—from motor oil (Valvoline) to semi-conductors (Texas Instruments)—but the safest companies in the United States share a vision for workplace safety that’s focused on employee engagement, mentorship and pride. EHS Today magazine covers environment, health and safety best management practices and since 2002 they have compiled a list of the …

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Category: SafetyCulture News
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By SafetyCulture Team
November 21st, 2018

Risk is High for Staff and Customers During Black Friday Sales

After stuffing themselves with turkey and, well, stuffing, on Thanksgiving, millions of Americans roll out of bed, shake off their tryptophan-induced comas bright and early and get in line for the best possible deals on Black Friday. But the search for the best deal can get ugly, and dangerous, for shoppers and workers alike. Since 2006 …

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