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Simple but Powerful: Checklists Get the Job Done

Checklists are a necessary part of most professional and personal activities. They may seem simple, so they are easily overlooked, especially by seasoned professionals. It’s sometimes hard for us...
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Topics: why inspect?, safety management, checklist design, inspection management, inspection best practices, take safety home, equipment maintenance, equipment safety, asset management

Safety Is a Mindset

Today’s software for auditing and inspecting makes it possible to gain more value from those processes than ever before. You can make them easier to perform, and you can mine the resulting data to...
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Topics: safety management, safety awareness, workplace safety, inspection management

What Makes a Safety Leader a Bad Safety Leader

We’ve made a list of most common mistakes safety leaders make. Realizing and correcting these shortcomings can turn a bad safety leader into a good one.
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Topics: safety management, safety awareness, workplace safety, inspection management

Study Shows Relationship Between H&S and Financial Success

An interesting study from 2018 came to our attention recently. The findings still apply today, and they show what we’ve long known at The Checker—that strong health and safety programs protect...
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Topics: why inspect?, safety management, safety awareness, workplace safety, inspection management, inspections and profitability

Starting on the Right Road with The Checker Inspection Books

Inspecting commercial equipment properly makes workplaces safer,  improves efficiency, and maintains compliance. 
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Topics: safety management, inspection checklists, checklist design, workplace safety, inspection management, inspection best practices, equipment maintenance

How Inspection Checklists Help Identify Safety Scofflaws

Although many companies screen prospective employees for their attitude toward safety, provide adequate safety training, and offer rewards for safety performance, some employees will inevitably...
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Topics: why inspect?, safety management, safety awareness, inspection checklists, workplace safety, inspection basics, inspection management, inspection best practices, inspections and profitability

Overcoming Change-Resistance When Implementing Audit/Inspection Software

To begin implementing audit/inspection software instead of conventional checklist books, you might need to overcome resistance within your organization. That’s because there are many reasons some...
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Topics: safety management, inspection software, inspection management, audit software, audit/inspection software

Why You Can’t Afford to Cut Safety Measures in Tight Economic Times

As the world wages war against the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic through country-wide lockdowns, businesses are counting their costs with exasperation. The coronavirus has forced many companies to...
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Topics: safety management, safety awareness, workplace safety, inspection management

How to Develop a Plan for Effective Workplace Inspections

Investing in workplace inspections is money well spent, By providing a detailed and critical examination of the workplace, inspections help to identify hazards for corrective actions that reduce...
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Topics: inspection checklists, inspection basics, inspection management, inspection best practices, inspections and profitability

Stressing About Getting Hurt at Work Ain’t Healthy

Stress from a traumatic event at work—or a too-high probability of such an event—can be as debilitating as a physical injury. This stress can affect employee productivity, not to mention every...
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Topics: why inspect?, safety management, safety awareness, workplace safety, inspection management

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