10 Things You Absolutely Must Know about Reinforcing Your Safety Culture By Building Employee Engagement

Another Addition to Our “10 Things” Series

We're pleased to announce the latest addition to our "10 Things" series: "10 Things You Absolutely Must Know about Reinforcing Your Safety Culture By Building Employee Engagement." Description: Safety culture must ultimately be owned and led by the front lines, and for that to happen employees must be on board and fully engaged. It's up to us as leaders to build levels of engagement in our employee population, and that is best done by … [Read More...]

Eight Tips for Driving with the Sun in Your Eyes and Achieving Hazard Reduction--Call to Action!

Eight Tips for Driving with the Sun in Your Eyes

Sunlight can cause major problems seeing when you drive at any time of year, not just in summer. The period just after the sun rises and just before it sets are dangerous times for drivers, whether the days are long or short. When the sun is shining into your eyes as you drive, you don’t have a good view of the road due to glare. It can be impossible to get a true view of the road ahead. But you can take steps to improve your vision when the sun … [Read More...]

Safety Culture Solutions for "Sitters"--Call to Action!

Safety Culture Solutions for “Sitters”

Studies over the last year have shown that workers who sit more than four hours a day are at significant risk of heart disease and certain types of cancer. Those who sit six or more hours have a much greater chance of getting Type II diabetes. The dangers are especially worrisome for office employees. Thankfully, developing safety culture solutions for the problem of extended sitting is relatively easy. Though the Kansas State study followed … [Read More...]

The Sound of Safety Means Improving Safety Behaviors--Call to Action!

The Sound of Safety

If you regularly work around loud noises, your organization likely has policies for improving safety behaviors by using earplugs and other protective gear. But if you then drive home with the car stereo blasting away, protective behavior just at work won’t end up doing you much good. The cumulative effect of loud music, loud machinery and all types of loud noises is hearing loss, often long before you hit your senior years. You can prevent most … [Read More...]

Striking a Safe Note in a Lightning Storm | Achieving Hazard Reduction--Call to Action!

Striking a Safe Note in a Lightning Storm

If you get caught in a lightning storm, you’re safe if you stand where it has struck before, right? Wrong. This is just one of many myths that surround this powerful, dangerous weather condition. It is important for achieving hazard reduction that anyone who works outside should know what to do if lightning strikes. Since ancient times, people have tried to explain this awesome display of weather might and come up with ways to stay safe around … [Read More...]

Improving Retail Safety with Toolbox Meeting Effectiveness Training--Call to Action!

Retail Safety

Working retail has some obvious hazards. There is the stress in pulling out two dozen shoes trying to find a style that suits a nervous girl going to her first prom. Or trying to calm a 40-something, overweight executive who insists that all the trousers are marked two sizes smaller than they should be. Physical dangers also lurk when you work in a retail environment. Taking a health and safety course to learn proper lifting technique, handling … [Read More...]

Fall Proofing Your Kitchen for the Elderly

Fall Proofing Your Kitchen for the Elderly

For many, the kitchen provides a wonderful respite from daily life, especially for people of advancing age.  Most of us know someone in that situation--an aging parent, a close friend or relative who may be living on their own and encountering kitchen hazards the rest of us take for granted.  But for the elderly, these hazards may be real challenges. One category is fall hazards.  There are many opportunities for falling in the kitchen, but most … [Read More...]

10 Things You Absolutely Must Know about Reinforcing Your Safety Culture By Building Employee Engagement

Another Addition to Our “10 Things” Series

We're pleased to announce the latest addition to our "10 Things" series: "10 Things You Absolutely Must Know about Reinforcing Your Safety Culture By Building Employee Engagement." Description: Safety culture must ultimately be owned and led by the front lines, and for that to happen employees must be on board and fully engaged. It's up to us as leaders to build levels of engagement in our employee population, and that is best done by … [Read More...]

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Reality Check: Discovering "Current State" in Your Safety Coaching

Reality Check: Discovering “Current State” in Your Safety Coaching

In our last issue we looked at the first step in the G.R.O.W. coaching model--establishing the goal.  Once that goal has been established it's time to find out … [Read More...]

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10 Things You Absolutely Must Know about Reinforcing Your Safety Culture By Building Employee Engagement

Another Addition to Our “10 Things” Series

We're pleased to announce the latest addition to our "10 Things" series: "10 Things You Absolutely Must Know about Reinforcing Your Safety Culture By Building Employee Engagement." Description: Safety culture … [Read More...]

Fall Proofing Your Kitchen for the Elderly

Fall Proofing Your Kitchen for the Elderly

For many, the kitchen provides a wonderful respite from daily life, especially for people of advancing age.  Most of us know someone in that situation--an aging parent, a close friend or relative who may be … [Read More...]

"From Compliance to Culture" ONLINE || Revised and Updated!

Newly Released: “From Compliance to Culture” ONLINE Safety Leadership Training || Revised and Updated!

As Seen in ASSE’s Professional Safety Journal! safetyBUILT-IN announces the official release of the updated and revised version of its wildly popular online safety leadership training, "From Compliance to … [Read More...]

Safety Leadership Training en Español

safetyBUILT-IN’s Safety Leadership Training Now Available en Español!

"One of the nation’s leading safety leadership and development companies has developed safety leadership training in one of the world’s most widely-used languages. " (Denver, Colo., Oct. 29, 2014) --- … [Read More...]

Winter Weather Woes and Your Safety Management Course--Call to Action!

Winter Weather Woes

Anyone who works outside in winter needs to take precautions from the dangers of freezing temperatures. Numerous occupations are affected, beyond the obvious ones like construction, logging and snow cleanup. … [Read More...]

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