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Perceptions of Safety with Fluke Corporation’s Third Annual Electrical Safety Survey

We can all agree that workplace safety is important. However, there can be significant differences in perceptions of what safety measures are considered adequate. Each year, Fluke conducts a survey...
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Topics: safety awareness, workplace safety

Protecting your people is job number one

Equipment inspections shouldn’t be viewed as a burden but as opportunities to reduce costs, improve productivity, gain a competitive advantage, and ensure safety.
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Better Checklists mean Safer Workplaces

Pre-use equipment inspections go by many names. Sometimes, they’re called daily inspections, circle checks, pre-use inspections, pre-start inspections, pre-operation inspections, pre-op checklists,...
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Topics: checklist design, inspection basics

Do regular inspections lower maintenance costs?

Inspections and maintenance go hand-in-hand. When maintenance inspections are conducted properly, you gain an insightful evaluation of the condition of the equipment, allowing you to determine what...
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Topics: inspection management, equipment maintenance

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

Pouches by The Checker - How It's Made!

The Checker storage pouches are convenient containers for many items. These weather-proof pouches were initially made as safe holders for The Checklist Books but over time our customers have found...
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Topics: Storage Pouches

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...
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Topics: inspection management, inspection best practices, safety audits

Inspecting Ventilation Systems

A workplace inspection is a critical examination of the different aspects of the workplace, including processes, people, productivity, and risks. It is conducted to prevent the occurrence of...
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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...
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Topics: why inspect?, safety awareness, inspection best practices


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