The Checker Blog

Beyond Pass or Fail: Grading Audit and Inspection Results

Playing "Russian Roulette" in the Workplace

The Relationship Between Compensation and Safety Adherence

How Are Investments in Safety Similar to Infrastructure Spending?

Why Is Equipment an Asset, Not Just a Tool?

Checklists: A Universal Tool in Life

No Reason to Fear Safety Non-compliance

Three Historical Disasters Due to Inspection Failure

What Can You Audit or Inspect With The Checker Software? Almost Anything

What Makes a Good Inspection Checklist?

Why It's Time to Begin Using Software to Audit and Inspect Your Assets

How to Make a Comprehensive Safety Program Work

What You Didn't Know Inspection Software Could Do

Five Ways to Make Your Workplace Safer

Streamlining Facility Management: A Case Study

Five Ways to Prolong the Value of Your Assets

Tips for inspecting

Why Inspect All Vehicles?

5 Inspection Books You Didn't Know Existed

5 steps to a well designed checklist

A Guide To Your Facility Walkthrough

Private vs. Public institutions - Why is there a double standard?

What Is A Circle Check?

What Is Your Safety Stack?

How Inspections Can Affect Your Brand

The Front Line Of Safety

Summer Heat: It's Not Just Your Employees You Have To Worry About

What Does A Safety Program Look Like?

5 Benefits of Moving from a Paper-Based Inspection System to Inspection Software

How Technology Can Improve Inspecting and Auditing

The Importance of Inspections for Compliance

5 Ways to Make Your Workplace Inspection Effective

Why You Should Inspect Cranes More Than You Have To

Preparing for IIoT with Technology that Benefits You Now

Are You Ready For Summer?

Don't Wait For Problems - Solve Them!

If an Inspection Needs to Be Done, Do It!

Safety Regulators Aren’t Playing Around About Workplace Safety

A $50 book could save you $50,000

If a Workplace Accident Occurs, Do You Have a Defensible Position?

Telematics Software Isn’t All You Need to Manage Your Vehicles

Using Software for Audits and Inspections: It's Not Rocket Science

Risky Business

Ensuring Health and Safety in Your Business: It’s Your Ass on the Line

Is Your Company Ready for Audit/Inspection Software? Download Our Checklist of Considerations

A Book For Every Thing

Roadside Inspections? No Problem

The Role of Inspections in Recovering from Irma, Harvey and Maria

Using Software to Mature Your Inspecting Processes

Observing Workplaces With The Eye of The Checker

Sharing Best-Practice Information to Reduce Audit/Inspection Complexity

Gaining the Benefits of Audit/Inspection Software: Where Do We Start?

The Easiest Way to Score Items in an Audit

Doing Inspections Isn’t Enough. You Need an Inspection Program.

Using your audit/inspection program to look ahead.

4 Essential Steps for Implementing Audit/Inspection Software

Implementing Audit/Inspection Software – Part 4: Training & Going Live

Implementing Audit/Inspection Software – Part 3: Configuration & Customization

Implementing Audit/Inspection Software – Part 2: Solution Design

Implementing Audit/Inspection Software – Part 1: Planning & Process

5 Mistakes to Avoid When Implementing Audit / Inspection Software

Using Standard & Customized Inspection Forms – The Best of Both Worlds

Don't forget about maintenance when implementing audit and inspection software.

The Right Tools for the Job

Managing the Human Factor for Inspection & Audit Success

Selling Your Boss Inspection & Audit Software

How Employer Cash Flow Impacts Workplace Safety - Insurance Journal

4 Success Factors for Moving from Paper Based to Software

Five Amazing Reasons to Automate Your Inspection and Audit Process

What Exactly Is Audit/Inspection Software … And How Can It Help You?

Improving Audits and Inspections: Walk Before You Run

How to Efficiently Store Audit/Inspection Compliance Information

3 Keys to Preparing for Regulatory Safety Compliance Inspections

Making a Business Case for Audit/Inspection Software

3 Ways to Motivate Personnel to Do Better Safety Audits and Inspections

Understanding the Full Value of Audit and Inspection Efficiency

Six Best Practices for Auditing and Inspecting

Mining Audit and Inspection Data to Guide Business Decisions

Inspection Software That Gets Along With Everyone

Getting the Most Out of Audit and Inspection Results

Workplace Inspections Fulfill Employers’ Responsibility to Employees

The Audit and Inspection Information You Need at Your Fingertips … No More, No Less

The Foundation of Effective Inspection Software: Notifications and Alerts

Our Extensive Checklist Library Now Available Online

All the Info You Need, Right at Your Fingertips

A Barcode Reader That Does More

How to Instantly Turn Observations of Problems Into Corrective Actions

Using Mobile Inspection Software to Facilitate Corrective Actions

"Sorta Right" Isn’t Good Enough for Mobile Inspection Checklists

Why Checklists Are Just What the Food Industry Needs

Is It Time to Rise to the Challenge of Adopting Mobile Technology for Inspections?

9 Traits Every Effective Safety Auditor Needs

How to Begin Gaining the Benefits of The Checker Software

Take Control of Your Inspections with The Checker Software

Universal Characteristics of Effective Checklists

3 Fundamental Steps to Create a Genuine Safety Culture

Lights, Camera, Safety!

10 Steps to Develop an Effective Motor Vehicle Safety Program

Our Past, Present, and Future … and Why It Matters To You When Selecting Inspection Checklists

When The Checker Was Born—15 Things Shaping Our World 15 Years Ago

The Checker on the Radio

7 Tips for Making a Business Case for Safety

The Checker Wins Readers Choice Award from OHS Canada

Review: "The Checklist Manifesto" Nails It

Overlook the Dangers of Forklift Batteries at Your Own Peril

The Checker is a Winner!

Transportation safety news - Electronic logging device rule

Safety assessments should be conducted at least every 3 months, study says

OSHA urges employers, workers to be safe when removing snow

MIOSHA focuses LEP on wholesaler industry

MSHA releases tools to help track violations

A Brief Guide for Walkthrough Safety Inspections of Work Areas

OSHA Proposal Points to the Electronic Future

Protect Against Fire Risk with Inspection Checklists

You Have to Enforce Inspection Policies for Them to Succeed

The Checker Turns 15!

The Business Benefits of Equipment Inspections

Are You Sure Your Business Is Safe Tonight?

Four Tips for Wintertime Vehicle Safety

New Rules Will Change What Must Be Reported to OSHA

Checklist: Preparing Your Home for Winter

The Money’s Not So Good in the Fix-It Business

Small Business Ignore Vehicle Safety at Their Own Peril

NFPA: Firefighter Injuries Exceeded 65K in 2013

U.S. DOT Cites Key Vehicle Safety Improvements

Small Businesses Don’t Have Small Safety Concerns

How to Improve Aerial Lift Safety

The Good and Bad of Safety’s Relationship to Marketing

Workplace Safety: Make It Personal

Inside the Mind of a Safety Pro

Leading a Beneficial Equipment Inspection Program

5 Benefits of Inspections for the Maintenance Department

Checking the Checkers: Audits Reveal How Well Inspections Are Done

Four Signs of Personnel With the Right Safety Mindset

Press Release - 25th Anniversary

What Municipalities Are Missing If They’re Not Using Mobile Inspections

Paper Isn't Dead Yet

Roadcheck 2014 Makes Its Point

Devtra and The Checker: 25 Years Behind Us and Looking to the Future

Want to Save Money? Use The Checker

We’re Ready to Talk Safety This Summer!

Don’t Play Around with Carbon Monoxide—It Can Ruin Your Fun

The Problem With Manufacturer and DIY Equipment Inspection Checklists

Mobile Inspections and the Hardware Dilemma

Five Best Practices for Workplace Risk Assessments

Video: The Tale of Three-Fingered Joe

Seven Tips for Taking Safety on Vacation

The Checker Hits the Road

Using Checklists in Equipment-Specific Safety Training

Safety Checklists Aren’t Just for Work

Miss Unsafe Brakes 1939

10 Tips for Maximizing the Value of Safety Committees

3 Steps to Create a Safety Culture

Step Up to the Plate With a Strong Business Case for Safety

4 Ways to Manage the Risk of Equipment Failure

Trainers' Tips—How to Properly Inspect Equipment & Vehicles

Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970

Commercial Vehicles and the Risks of the Road

Want to Be Ready for an OSHA Inspection? Inspect Yourself.

5 Reasons Tablets Are the Perfect Tool for Inspections

Protect Your Company by Protecting Drivers

The Value of Better Checklists

Who Uses The Checker?

10 Critical Items to Inspect on Commercial Trailers

Don't Forget the Power of Propane

Why Choose The Checker

10 Ways Vehicle Inspections Increase Profitability

Inspections Prevent Hydraulic Failure–Saving Time, Money and Lives.

Lawn Mower Blades Cut Both Ways

Lessons Learned from Deadly Hoist Collapse

Safety Attitudes Are Contagious: Is Yours Worth Catching?

The Millionth Bobcat: What Makes Them Unstoppable?

Avoid the Summertime Blues: Train Summer Workers in Safety

Before You Accept It, Inspect It

Inspection Checklists: What's in a Name?

Forgetting to Inspect Can Leave You Stuck in the Cold

It's Easy to Get Started with The Checker Mobile

Why SCBAs Are More Important Than Ever

Will Workplaces Be Safer in 2014?

Are Your Electronic Inspections Handyman’s Specials?

Keep Fingers and Hands Safe: Practice Snowblower Safety

Four-wheel drive Safety Tip

Getting Buy-In to Your Inspection Program

What Crane Inspections are required by OSHA Standards?

The Checker Isn't Just for Inspecting Equipment

The Checker and Tablets: A Perfect Marriage

Determining Inspection Schedules for Your Company

Be a Safety Superhero

Thanks, Perfectionist Pete!

Doing Inspections Right: The Checklist You Use Matters

DVIR laws are changing...What does it mean for you?

The Role of Equipment Inspections in Maintenance

The Reality of Safety in the Field

Check It Before You Use It!

The Payoff of Equipment Inspections

Are You Doing Safety Inspections Right or Making Excuses?

Are all your Brake Lights working?

Agencies Cracking Down on Daily Vehicle Inspection Reports

The Power of Checklists

What Is an Inspection Checklist?

Are "e-inspections" Legally Compliant?