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Safety managers are vital to every workplace. But what exactly do they do? This article spells out the various roles a safety manager is...

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Many workplace hazard have effects that only show up years or decades later. Handling them and taking them seriously can be a major safety...

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Floor marking is an effective tool for guiding floor traffic and ensuring social distancing. Here's how to do it right.

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Remote jobsites are not immune to the risk of COVID-19. Here are the measures you need to take to prevent the spread of the infection.

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Journey to Zero programs are promising, but do they live up to the hype? This deep dive takes a closer look at the facts.

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Pipeline safety depends on data. That data will always be incomplete without the use of drones.

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Construction site managers know the importance of planning for the worst. These tips will help you be ready for any disaster.

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Your safety program and procedures play a major role in how safe your plant will be. These are the five areas you need to focus on to...

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Working at heights is inherently risky. Here are the things you need to include in your at heights safety program to keep workers safe.

The Safety View: Using Storytelling  as a Leadership tool The Safety View: Using Storytelling  as a Leadership tool The Safety View: Using Storytelling  as a Leadership tool The Safety View: Using Storytelling  as a Leadership tool


Our host Tamara Parris will lead our discussion about how to leverage storytelling in our leadership and management practices on this...

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Your fall arrest system is as good as useless if you don't have enough clearance to use it. Find out how to perform this essential...

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JSA forms are an important safety tool, but there are wrong and right ways to use them. Learn more here.

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Are you basing your safety strategy on how you imagine work is done or how work is actually done? In episode 19 of Safety Talks Cary Usrey...

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With so many safety certifications to choose from, it's hard to know where to start. Learn more about certifications and how to know which...

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Health and safety symbols deliver important information, but they only work if everyone knows what they mean.

The Safety View: Adversaries or Allies, Uncertainty and Safety The Safety View: Adversaries or Allies, Uncertainty and Safety The Safety View: Adversaries or Allies, Uncertainty and Safety The Safety View: Adversaries or Allies, Uncertainty and Safety


Our host Lisa Lande, Ph.D will lead our discussion about how we are facing uncertainties like never before, within and across nearly every...

How Safety Professionals Can Overcome 'Old Dog' Attitudes How Safety Professionals Can Overcome 'Old Dog' Attitudes How Safety Professionals Can Overcome 'Old Dog' Attitudes How Safety Professionals Can Overcome 'Old Dog' Attitudes


Experienced workers aren't always eager to adopt safety procedures. Here are some strategies to secure buy in from seasoned employees.

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Workplace violence is on the rise. Learn what you can do to recognize the risks and keep your workers and yourself out of harm's way.

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The OSHA inspector is at your door. What should you do? Follow these steps to avoid or limit the amount of fines.