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Safety With Purpose is a safety podcasting community with EHS Professionals like YOU at the forefront! We are here to develop and grow the Safety Professional LEADERSHIP that every industry needs to THRIVE! The goal of Safety With Purpose is to Lead, Educate, and Inspire all safety-oriented professionals by serving as a practical resource for keeping pace with quickly evolving legislation, standards, and innovation!



Safety Talks #11 - InVisible Leadership with Robert Pater Safety Talks #11 - InVisible Leadership with Robert Pater Safety Talks #11 - InVisible Leadership with Robert Pater Safety Talks #11 - InVisible Leadership with Robert Pater


In this episode, Robert Pater and I discuss his recently published article, InVisible Leadership that can be found at ohsonline.com. Robert...

Women in Safety #14 - COVID-19 Know Your Facts & Have a Safety Plan Women in Safety #14 - COVID-19 Know Your Facts & Have a Safety Plan Women in Safety #14 - COVID-19 Know Your Facts & Have a Safety Plan Women in Safety #14 - COVID-19 Know Your Facts & Have a Safety Plan


What is your organisation’s Safety Plan for COVID-19? In episode fourteen of Women in Safety, sponsored by Safeopedia, we changed...

Women in Safety #13 - Do women need PPE designed for them? Women in Safety #13 - Do women need PPE designed for them? Women in Safety #13 - Do women need PPE designed for them? Women in Safety #13 - Do women need PPE designed for them?


Is unisex PPE is good enough, or we should be doing better for our workers? In episode thirteen of Women in Safety, sponsored by Safeopedia...

Women in Safety #12 - Does our Organization’s Culture Impact its Safety Philosophy? Women in Safety #12 - Does our Organization’s Culture Impact its Safety Philosophy? Women in Safety #12 - Does our Organization’s Culture Impact its Safety Philosophy? Women in Safety #12 - Does our Organization’s Culture Impact its Safety Philosophy?


How does being part of an innovative and creative company impact ones safety philosophy? In episode twelve of Women in Safety, in...

Women in Safety #11 - What Hiring Managers are Looking for in Their EHS Professionals Women in Safety #11 - What Hiring Managers are Looking for in Their EHS Professionals Women in Safety #11 - What Hiring Managers are Looking for in Their EHS Professionals Women in Safety #11 - What Hiring Managers are Looking for in Their EHS Professionals


How do you know what employers are looking for in an EHS Professional, in today’s market? In episode eleven of Women in Safety, in...

Safety With Purpose #18 - Increasing Workplace Safety Awareness through Social Media Safety With Purpose #18 - Increasing Workplace Safety Awareness through Social Media Safety With Purpose #18 - Increasing Workplace Safety Awareness through Social Media Safety With Purpose #18 - Increasing Workplace Safety Awareness through Social Media


In this episode of Safety With Purpose we are talking with Pedro Maciel the Host of The X-Factor of Safety Podcast and the Safety Engineer...

Women in Safety #10 - Impact of Well-being and Mental Health on Safety Women in Safety #10 - Impact of Well-being and Mental Health on Safety Women in Safety #10 - Impact of Well-being and Mental Health on Safety Women in Safety #10 - Impact of Well-being and Mental Health on Safety


How do you use ensure your workers are in good mental health and well-being? In episode ten of Women in Safety, sponsored by Safeopedia, we...

Safety Talks #10 - Campbell Award Winners with Katherine Smith - Part 2 of 2 Safety Talks #10 - Campbell Award Winners with Katherine Smith - Part 2 of 2 Safety Talks #10 - Campbell Award Winners with Katherine Smith - Part 2 of 2 Safety Talks #10 - Campbell Award Winners with Katherine Smith - Part 2 of 2


The international Robert W. Campbell Award honors companies that achieve business excellence through the integration of EHS management into...

Safety Talks #9 - Campbell Award Winners with Katherine Smith - Part 1 of 2 Safety Talks #9 - Campbell Award Winners with Katherine Smith - Part 1 of 2 Safety Talks #9 - Campbell Award Winners with Katherine Smith - Part 1 of 2 Safety Talks #9 - Campbell Award Winners with Katherine Smith - Part 1 of 2


The international Robert W. Campbell Award honors companies that achieve business excellence through the integration of EHS management into...

Women in Safety #9 - Future of Safety: Let’s Get Innovative! Women in Safety #9 - Future of Safety: Let’s Get Innovative! Women in Safety #9 - Future of Safety: Let’s Get Innovative! Women in Safety #9 - Future of Safety: Let’s Get Innovative!


How will you be innovative with your safety this year? In episode nine of Women in Safety, we are speaking with Mary Jo Press Senior Staff...

Safety With Purpose #17 - Leveraging Culture, Engagement and Community For Safety Performance with Andrew Sharman Safety With Purpose #17 - Leveraging Culture, Engagement and Community For Safety Performance with Andrew Sharman Safety With Purpose #17 - Leveraging Culture, Engagement and Community For Safety Performance with Andrew Sharman Safety With Purpose #17 - Leveraging Culture, Engagement and Community For Safety Performance with Andrew Sharman


In this episode of Safety with Purpose, in partnership with EHS Congress 2020, we are talking to Andrew Sharman, Managing Partner of RMS...

Women in Safety #8 - How to Leverage Social Networking for Your Career Women in Safety #8 - How to Leverage Social Networking for Your Career Women in Safety #8 - How to Leverage Social Networking for Your Career Women in Safety #8 - How to Leverage Social Networking for Your Career


How do you use Social Networking and Media to advance your career goals? In episode eight of Women in Safety, sponsored by Safeopedia, we...

Safety Talks #8 - All About ISO 45001 with Chris J. Ward - Part 2 of 2 Safety Talks #8 - All About ISO 45001 with Chris J. Ward - Part 2 of 2 Safety Talks #8 - All About ISO 45001 with Chris J. Ward - Part 2 of 2 Safety Talks #8 - All About ISO 45001 with Chris J. Ward - Part 2 of 2


Part 2 of my chat with Chris J Ward of IMS Global Standards on ISO 45001. In this episode we get into globalization, the path of...

Safety Talks #7 - All About ISO 45001 with Chris J. Ward - part 1 of 2 Safety Talks #7 - All About ISO 45001 with Chris J. Ward - part 1 of 2 Safety Talks #7 - All About ISO 45001 with Chris J. Ward - part 1 of 2 Safety Talks #7 - All About ISO 45001 with Chris J. Ward - part 1 of 2


Part one of my discussion with Chris J. Ward about the new ISO 45001 standard for occupational health and safety management systems.This...

Women in Safety #7 - Leveraging Wearables: Increasing our Safety Performance Women in Safety #7 - Leveraging Wearables: Increasing our Safety Performance Women in Safety #7 - Leveraging Wearables: Increasing our Safety Performance Women in Safety #7 - Leveraging Wearables: Increasing our Safety Performance


How would you use wearables with your workforce? In episode seven of Women in Safety, sponsored by Safeopedia, we are talking toJen Thorson...

Safety Talks #6 - Contractor Management: Beyond the Database with Nicole Coughlin Safety Talks #6 - Contractor Management: Beyond the Database with Nicole Coughlin Safety Talks #6 - Contractor Management: Beyond the Database with Nicole Coughlin Safety Talks #6 - Contractor Management: Beyond the Database with Nicole Coughlin


In this episode, Nicole Coughlin walks through best practices related to contactor prequalification and management. While prequalification...

Women in Safety #6 - Distracted Driving: Impact on Workers and Community Safety Women in Safety #6 - Distracted Driving: Impact on Workers and Community Safety Women in Safety #6 - Distracted Driving: Impact on Workers and Community Safety Women in Safety #6 - Distracted Driving: Impact on Workers and Community Safety


What would you do if a texting driver killed your loved one? In episode six of Women in Safety, sponsored by Safeopedia, we are talking to...

Safety Talks #5 - Noise Exposure: Evolving Legislation and Recent Court Actions with Andrew McNeil Safety Talks #5 - Noise Exposure: Evolving Legislation and Recent Court Actions with Andrew McNeil Safety Talks #5 - Noise Exposure: Evolving Legislation and Recent Court Actions with Andrew McNeil Safety Talks #5 - Noise Exposure: Evolving Legislation and Recent Court Actions with Andrew McNeil


In this episode Patrick chats with Andrew McNeil about the impact of noise-related legislation and the outcomes of recent court cases that...

Women in Safety #5 - Ergonomics and Safety in the Workplace Women in Safety #5 - Ergonomics and Safety in the Workplace Women in Safety #5 - Ergonomics and Safety in the Workplace Women in Safety #5 - Ergonomics and Safety in the Workplace


About Our Guests:Iolanthe Culjak, PT, CEAS is the President of Optimum Ergo. She has been a physical therapist for over 24 years and...