Shawn Macpherson

Recent Posts

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

The Relationship Between Compensation and Safety Adherence

 
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Topics: safety management, OSHA, inspection management, inspections and profitability, risk assessments, safety audits, audit software, audit/inspection software

How Are Investments in Safety Similar to Infrastructure Spending?

Executives, managers, supervisors, and other individuals in leadership positions sometimes put safety procedures and protocols in the last place in order to expedite projects. Some even go as far...
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Topics: safety management, safety awareness, inspection software, equipment maintenance, vehicle safety, equipment safety, safety audits, audit software, audit/inspection software

Why Is Equipment an Asset, Not Just a Tool?

In companies that use heavy equipment, personnel tend to view that equipment as nothing more than a tool to get the job done.
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Topics: why inspect?, equipment maintenance, inspections and profitability

Checklists: A Universal Tool in Life

Many people look at checklists as something tedious and boring. But when we use them, we quickly come to realize their efficiency.
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Topics: safety management, inspection checklists, audit software, audit/inspection software

No Reason to Fear Safety Non-compliance

Companies within the United States that do not follow the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) regulations are opening themselves up to all sorts of non-compliance fines.
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Topics: safety management, OSHA, legal compliance, inspection software, inspection management, audit/inspection software

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