Safety Moments

Every safety professional knows the impact of a powerful safety moment. This page includes all our articles involving safety moments as well as articles that might inspire great meeting starters.



Bathroom Safety:  A Guide for Health Bathroom Safety:  A Guide for Health Bathroom Safety:  A Guide for Health Bathroom Safety:  A Guide for Health


Learn some helpful tips to help keep yourself germ free in public washrooms.

Ladders: Extend Your Reach Without Shortening Your Life Ladders: Extend Your Reach Without Shortening Your Life Ladders: Extend Your Reach Without Shortening Your Life Ladders: Extend Your Reach Without Shortening Your Life


Mose people don't think twice before climbing a ladder, but it can have serious risks. Learn about safe ladder use and what to look for in...

The Threat of Ebola: Are You Prepared for a Pandemic? The Threat of Ebola: Are You Prepared for a Pandemic? The Threat of Ebola: Are You Prepared for a Pandemic? The Threat of Ebola: Are You Prepared for a Pandemic?


Learn about the Ebola disease: what it is, how you can get it, and what you can do to protect yourself from infection.

So, Your CO Detector Is Going Off? So, Your CO Detector Is Going Off? So, Your CO Detector Is Going Off? So, Your CO Detector Is Going Off?


Who to call when your CO detector sounds off

Safety Meetings and Why You Need Them Safety Meetings and Why You Need Them Safety Meetings and Why You Need Them Safety Meetings and Why You Need Them


Bryan McWhorter explains why safety meetings are essential for both employees and employers. Check out his tips for effective safety...

Safe Backing: Safety in Reverse Safe Backing: Safety in Reverse Safe Backing: Safety in Reverse Safe Backing: Safety in Reverse


Does your spotter have your back?

Uneven Ground Conditions: Solutions and Precautions Uneven Ground Conditions: Solutions and Precautions Uneven Ground Conditions: Solutions and Precautions Uneven Ground Conditions: Solutions and Precautions


Don't let ground conditions get you down

Proper lifting technique Proper lifting technique Proper lifting technique Proper lifting technique


Safe lifting isn't just about muscle power - it's about technique.

Seat Belts: The 2 Second Fix That Could Save Your Life Seat Belts: The 2 Second Fix That Could Save Your Life Seat Belts: The 2 Second Fix That Could Save Your Life Seat Belts: The 2 Second Fix That Could Save Your Life
Work-Related Asthma: Breathe Easier Work-Related Asthma: Breathe Easier Work-Related Asthma: Breathe Easier Work-Related Asthma: Breathe Easier


Learn about work-related asthma and what you can do to control contaminant exposure and prevent subsequent attacks.

On the Edge: Safety Around Leading Edges On the Edge: Safety Around Leading Edges On the Edge: Safety Around Leading Edges On the Edge: Safety Around Leading Edges


Learn what a leading edge is and what precautions must be taken when working near leading edges.

Weather Matters: Spring Specific Safety Topics Weather Matters: Spring Specific Safety Topics Weather Matters: Spring Specific Safety Topics Weather Matters: Spring Specific Safety Topics


As the seasons change, so do the hazards. Learn what to look out for in the spring months.

Landscaping and Horticultural Services Safety Landscaping and Horticultural Services Safety Landscaping and Horticultural Services Safety Landscaping and Horticultural Services Safety


Landscaping and horticultural services have their own job-specific hazards. Find out how workers in this industry can stay safe.

Leading indicators of safety can help you predict and prevent lagging indicators from occurring Leading indicators of safety can help you predict and prevent lagging indicators from occurring Leading indicators of safety can help you predict and prevent lagging indicators from occurring Leading indicators of safety can help you predict and prevent lagging indicators from occurring


Leading indicators improve safety and make it predictable. Find out how you can use them to make your workplace safer.

Power and Extension Cords Power and Extension Cords Power and Extension Cords Power and Extension Cords


Learn the importance of inspecting power cords and how to properly use and store extension cords.

Noise hazards require proper hearing protection PPE Noise hazards require proper hearing protection PPE Noise hazards require proper hearing protection PPE Noise hazards require proper hearing protection PPE


Noise is a part of any workplace and it's easy to tolerate, but it can have a serious impact on wellbeing. Find out how to keep workers...

The Effects of Noise on the Body: Why Everyone Needs Hearing Protection The Effects of Noise on the Body: Why Everyone Needs Hearing Protection The Effects of Noise on the Body: Why Everyone Needs Hearing Protection The Effects of Noise on the Body: Why Everyone Needs Hearing Protection


Noise is one of the most prevalent workplace hazards. What is worse, many workers don't even know that they are exposed to hazardous levels...

Top 10 Most Cited Safety Standards of 2013 Top 10 Most Cited Safety Standards of 2013 Top 10 Most Cited Safety Standards of 2013 Top 10 Most Cited Safety Standards of 2013


How does your company stack up? Compare your most frequent safety standard slips with the Top 10 reported in 2013.

Janitorially Speaking - Knowledge Is Safety Janitorially Speaking - Knowledge Is Safety Janitorially Speaking - Knowledge Is Safety Janitorially Speaking - Knowledge Is Safety


Learn how to keep yourself safe when using and storing household chemicals.