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Inspections and Safety Audits Safeguard Everyone

Inspections of working areas and safety-program audits are tools used to identify problems before they can turn into accidents and injuries. Inspections and au
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Topics: safety management, OSHA, legal compliance, inspection management, audit/inspection software

The Financial Upside of Having a Safe and Healthy Workplace

Every employee has the right to work in a healthy and safe environment. Neither employees nor their families should have to suffer because of dangers in the workplace. Personnel safety should be...
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Why Fall Protection is Essential in Corporate Safety Programs

Fall protection is the most often-cited safety violation by OSHA (U.S. Occupational Safety & Health Administration). According to OSHA, we can attribute more than 100,000 injuries and deaths to...
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Topics: safety management, safety awareness, workplace safety, equipment safety, fall protrecion

7 Preventable Safety Violations that Result in Injury or Death

The potential for work-related injuries is always present regardless of how conscientious and attentive you are about observing health and safety regulations in the workplace.
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Topics: workplace safety, inspection management, inspection best practices

The Importance of Avoiding and Reporting Near Misses

What is a near miss? We can define it as an unplanned event that didn’t result in damage, illness, injury, or fatality but had the potential to do so. Although near misses don’t cause harm, they...
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Topics: safety management, workplace safety, inspections and profitability, risk assessments

Coping with the Death of a Co-Worker

Coworkers are like another family. We spend so much time with them—working together, helping each other, and experiencing success and failures together. When the relationships with our coworkers...
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Topics: why inspect?, safety management, workplace safety

What are PPE Inspections and Why Should They Be Performed?

PPE stands for Personal Protective Equipment. As the name says, PPE’s purpose is to protect employees in hazardous work environments. PPE typically is designed to protect the head (skull, ears,...
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Topics: why inspect?, safety management, workplace safety, equipment maintenance, equipment safety

Why Does Leadership Sometimes Undermine Safety to Expedite Projects?

To expedite projects, executives, managers, and supervisors sometimes give safety procedures and protocols the lowest priority. Some even go as far as disregarding them completely. Why?
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Topics: safety management, workplace safety, inspection software, inspection management, inspections and profitability, audit software, audit/inspection software

Can We Make Carnival Rides Safer?

Carnivals and amusement parks have no shortage of accidents and disasters. When they happen, carnival goers usually end up with injuries and traumas — or dead.
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Topics: why inspect?, legal compliance, equipment safety

Why You Must Always Inspect Rental Equipment

In some situations, renting a piece of equipment is a more viable option than buying it. Renting is a straightforward and easy way for a company to get what it needs.
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Topics: safety management, OSHA, legal compliance, inspection management, equipment safety

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