Archives for April 2015

Protected: What Leaders Do to Drive Safety-Culture Change

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Conducting a JSA-Style “Hazard Hunt”

Over the past several weeks we’ve posted several articles on some basic principles for conducting a JSA (or Job Safety Analysis).  One final consideration is how to use a JSA in a practical way to raise safety awareness on the job. One of the best things you can do with a JSA is to use […]

Job Safety Analysis Made Simple: Step #3 — Identify the Controls

So far we’ve covered the first two steps in a Job Safety Analysis; namely, identifying the job steps and identifying the hazards associated with each step.  The most important step in a Job Safety Analysis is the final one–identifying the hazard controls.  It answers the question, How will we mitigate or eliminate the hazards we […]

Job Safety Analysis Made Simple: Step #2 — Identify the Hazards

One of the inherent “hazards” of not exercising due diligence with a Job Safety Analysis is our tendency to ignore all but the most obvious hazards of the job. We tend to focus on what comes to mind first and foremost, and then downplay or ignore the “lesser” hazards.  But that approach is problematic because […]

Introducing the SBI Mobile Coach Safety App!

Now, All the Safety-Culture Tools You Need Right in the Palm of Your Hand! The SBI Mobile Coach is a one-of-a-kind safety app that gives you the tools you need to coach any safety engagement you might encounter in the plant, mill, work site, field or office–all for the price of two of your favorite […]