Job Safety Issue: U.S. Oil Boom Causing a Boom in Workplace Injuries

According to recently released data from FracTracker — an independent oil and gas research organization that’s affiliated with the University of Pittsburgh’s Center for Healthy Environments and Communities — there are more than one million active oil and gas wells around the country. However, nearly half of the 8.4 million barrels of oil that are […]

Safety Solutions: Can OnStar Make Your Company Fleet Safer?

The first half of 2014 is officially in the books, and over the past six months GM has recalled more than eight million of its vehicles. As a result, the company is more focused on safety solutions, but part of their initiative might actually make your existing company vehicles safer. OnStar has been giving GM […]

OSHA Event Aimed at Giving Federal Workers Workplace Safety

Workplace safety is always a hot topic, from the smallest companies to the biggest departments within the federal government. In an effort to make the 2.7 million people who work for the U.S. government safer, OSHA has announced that it will hold a three-day workplace safety training event at the end of July. Starting on […]

Safety Hazard: At least he made sure everyone ELSE was safe!

Another DIY chainsaw-wielding hero attempts to take down a tree limb, and (again) it doesn’t turn out so well. On the plus side, our tree-trimmer (1) has a spotter holding the ladder steady, and (2) demonstrates considerable care and concern for his coworkers who are standing below.  In fact, he goes out of his way […]

50 things you MUST know about SAFETY LEADERSHIP (e-book)

Our “10 Things” e-book series has been around for a few years now, and many of our readers have found them to be a great resource to supplement to their online health and safety leadership training.  Previously, our readers had to purchase and download each e-book separately, but we’re now making them available in one […]