Shawn Macpherson

Recent Posts

How Far Have H&S Laws Come in 100 years?

When people reminisce about their lives, they often form a positive view. Nostalgia makes us forget about the bad things.
2 min read

Topics: why inspect?, safety management, workplace safety, legal compliance

How Can Rigorous Safety Policies Make Personnel Feel Valued?

At first glance, it seems counterintuitive that enforcing strong health and safety policies makes personnel feel valued and respected.
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Topics: safety management, safety awareness, workplace safety, inspection software, inspection management, audit software

30 Years Later - A Safety and Productivity Tool for Now … and the Future

We’re proud to be celebrating our 30th anniversary in business, and we couldn’t be more excited about what the future will hold for Devtra.
1 min read

Topics: safety management, OSHA, inspection software, inspection management, inspection forms, audit/inspection software

Why Are A-Ratings So Important in Today's World?

With the proliferation of the internet, digital communication, and hundreds of review sites, ratings have become a critical aspect of today's world.
2 min read

Topics: safety management, inspection software, mobile inspections, inspection management

What Are the Benefits of a COPE Mobile-device Strategy?

A "corporate-owned personally enabled" (COPE) IT business strategy is a means by which a company buys and provides its personnel with the mobile devices they need to run the day-to-day operations...
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Topics: inspection checklists, mobile inspections, inspection best practices, audit software, audit/inspection software

Is Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) Feasible in the Workplace?

In today's evermore digital world, “bring your own device” (BYOD) policies have gained a lot in popularity among employees and companies, alike. By using such a work strategy, your personnel can...
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Topics: inspection software, mobile inspections, audit software, audit/inspection software

Put It in the Bank: Inspection Checklists Save Money

For many business owners, audits and inspections of assets are nothing more than a necessary evil done solely for the purpose of covering legal and other regulatory requirements. If this is the...
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Topics: why inspect?, inspection checklists, inspection basics, vehicle safety

Don’t Forget the Milk!

There’s no denying that checklists are considered a universal tool in life. That’s true in business, just as it is on our personal life. Most successful leaders use checklists of some sort to keep...
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Topics: checklist design, take safety home, inspection forms

Beyond Pass or Fail: Grading Audit and Inspection Results

A pass or fail scoring system can be useful in numerous situations. If all that’s needed is a simple thumbs-up or thumbs-down, a pass-fail scoring system gets the job done.
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Topics: inspection checklists, inspection software, risk assessments, audit software, inspection forms, audit/inspection software

Playing "Russian Roulette" in the Workplace

 
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Topics: why inspect?, inspection software, audit software, audit/inspection software

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