Over the past two years or so, many of our readers and subscribers have expressed a desire to attend one of our "From Compliance to Culture" safety-leadership training sessions, but for one reason or another could not make it happen. Others have asked whether it would be possible for a few of their decision-committee members to attend an onsite session held at another company to see whether the "From Compliance to Culture" workshop and program … [Read More...]
So far we've looked at the first two steps for conducting a meaningful safety-leadership walkthrough. The final step in that three-step process is to "Verify." In this step we want to verify three things: competencies, confidence, and comfort levels. … [Read More...]
Many organizations already have a policy against cellphone usage for their employees driving company vehicles. Now there's another reason not to use a cell phone while driving, whether it's in a company vehicle or not: "A Massachusetts teen was convicted Wednesday of homicide as a result of texting while driving and will serve one year in prison," according to a CNN article released today. … [Read More...]
Over the past few months we've been looking at ways to make your pre-job safety meetings more effective, and we've seen throughout this series that the key to success is engagement. True employee engagement means they are involved and participating in the discussion, they are alert and interested in what you are saying, and they are taking ownership for their own safety and the safety of those around them. The problem with most … [Read More...]
While the Recordable Insights Newsletter is still officially on sabbatical, I thought I'd at least pass along one item of interest. Those of you who subscribe to ASSE's Professional Safety Journal may have noticed my article in the October issue. The article, titled "Improve Your Safety Meetings: 5 Ways to Make Them More Engaging, Interactive & Meaningful," appears in the Best Practices section of the journal. As you may recall, not … [Read More...]
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So far we've looked at the first two steps for conducting a meaningful safety-leadership walkthrough. The final step in that three-step process is to … [Read More...]