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How The Checker Reduces Pencil Whipping

"Pencil whipping" is a term used to describe the practice of signing off on work that hasn’t actually been completed. With the inspections, pencil whipping refers to filling out an inspection form or...
2 min read

Topics: inspection best practices

Inspection Software can help you prevent workplace slips and falls

One of the leading causes of injuries in the workplace are slips, trips, and falls according to the Occupational and Safety Hazard Administration (OSHA). These kinds of accidents may cause a range of...
3 min read

Topics: inspection best practices

Winter Conditions Remind Us of the Importance of Pre-Trip Inspections (PTI)

To guarantee that your vehicles are safe to drive, it's important to perform a thorough pre-trip inspection (PTI) before hitting the road. Pre-trip inspections become even more important during the...
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Topics: inspection best practices, equipment safety

50 Excuses for Not Conducting Inspections

We get it; we are an inspection company, so we see the value in inspections. Can you blame us for thinking health, safety, and prevention should be priorities? Unfortunately, not everyone aligns with...
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Topics: inspection best practices

Use Inspection Data to Cultivate Safer Employee Behaviors

As proactive and preventive measures, leading indicators help employers identify potential safety and health risks in their programs. Unfortunately, an all-encompassing safety-leading indicator does...
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Topics: inspection software, inspection best practices

4 ways management benefits from strong inspection practices

Inspections ensure that equipment is safe before use and help reduce maintenance costs. Inspections also provide leadership with insightful evaluations of the condition of equipment, allowing...
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Topics: inspection management, inspection best practices

Class Hazard Ratings Explained

A hazard, as defined by Safeopedia.com, is any object, situation, or behavior that has the potential to cause injury, ill health, or damage to property or the environment. There are health and safety...
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Topics: inspection management, inspection best practices

Don't Wait! How Better Inspections Prevent Incidents

A workplace incident is any unexpected event that disrupts regular work activity and operations and can potentially cause significant risk for everyone involved. An incident that resulted in an...
2 min read

Topics: inspection management, inspection best practices, safety audits

10 Examples of Safety Observations

Using a safety observation report is a useful method for identifying unsafe conditions and actions. It’s important to report all details pertaining to onsite safety. Anyone can report potentially...
3 min read

Topics: why inspect?, safety awareness, inspection best practices

5 Tips to Improve Workplace Inspection Efficiency

Regular inspections are essential for ensuring quality. When done right, the inspection process can maintain a safe working environment and maximize productivity. However, consistency is key. Here...
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Topics: workplace safety, inspection management, inspection best practices

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