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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

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

How to Make a Comprehensive Safety Program Work

When talking about workplace safety, most businesses think they’re at least above average. But if they were to look at the details and how equipment operates in the field on a day-to-day basis, ...
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Topics: safety management, workplace safety, inspection software, equipment maintenance, safety audits, audit/inspection software

Five Ways to Prolong the Value of Your Assets

The so-called Age of Efficiency is upon us. For the past several decades, the consensus was to buy cheap, wear out, and buy again. But this model has proven to be inefficient. It also greatly...
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Topics: why inspect?, legal compliance, equipment maintenance, inspections and profitability

Why You Should Inspect Cranes More Than You Have To

When I talk to management for companies that use cranes, I always ask, “Do you inspect your cranes?”
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Topics: safety management, legal compliance, equipment maintenance, inspections and profitability, vehicle safety

Preparing for IIoT with Technology that Benefits You Now

The so-called “Internet of Things” is changing the way we live. 
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Topics: safety management, inspection software, equipment maintenance, vehicle safety, audit software

Are You Ready For Summer?

 
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Topics: why inspect?, safety awareness, equipment maintenance, vehicle safety, equipment safety

A $50 book could save you $50,000

We were recently approached by a municipality looking for inspection checklist books. Something bad had happened, and now they were focusing on inspections.
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Topics: legal compliance, equipment maintenance, vehicle safety, safety audits

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

Telematics software is a powerful tool for fleet management, but it’s not a sufficient solution for managing vehicle inspections.
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Topics: safety management, inspection software, equipment maintenance, vehicle safety, audit software

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