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Can We Make Carnival Rides Safer?

Carnivals and amusement parks have no shortage of accidents and disasters. When they happen, carnival goers usually end up with injuries and traumas — or dead.
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Topics: why inspect?, legal compliance, equipment safety

Why You Must Always Inspect Rental Equipment

In some situations, renting a piece of equipment is a more viable option than buying it. Renting is a straightforward and easy way for a company to get what it needs.
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Topics: safety management, OSHA, legal compliance, inspection management, 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

Are You Ready For Summer?

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

10 Steps to Develop an Effective Motor Vehicle Safety Program

Motor vehicle safety is one of the most critical aspects of occupational safety for most businesses. You don’t have to operate a huge fleet for it to be vitally important.
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Topics: why inspect?, safety management, vehicle safety, equipment safety

The Checker on the Radio

Our president and co-founder, Dave Lefevre, is the featured expert on BiZ Radio Canada’s show, “Dangerous Workplaces.” Use this link to listen: ...
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Topics: safety management, workplace safety, equipment safety

The Business Benefits of Equipment Inspections

In our 25 years of helping businesses improve workplace safety, we’ve observed that companies that regularly conduct equipment inspections are generally more profitable than those that don’t. Yet...
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Topics: why inspect?, equipment maintenance, inspections and profitability, equipment safety

Four Tips for Wintertime Vehicle Safety

Vehicular accidents are a leading cause of occupational injuries any time of year, but winter heightens the threats.
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Topics: safety management, equipment maintenance, vehicle safety, equipment safety

Four Signs of Personnel With the Right Safety Mindset

Let’s face it—no matter how good your safety polices are, the level of safety at your company will ultimately be determined by the attitude of your personnel. Above all, safety is a mindset....
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Topics: safety awareness, workplace safety, equipment safety

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

Devtra was founded in 1989 to provide equipment safety training to help businesses improve workplace safety.
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Topics: safety awareness, workplace safety, mobile inspections, equipment safety

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