As HSE professionals, we do a great job focusing on the S&E, but the H? Not so much. It's no secret the holidays are filled with overindulgence. Allow me to challenge you and your teammates on why it's important NOT to be a statistic and gain the average 7-10lbs most will carry into 2017. Your livelihood and safety are depending on it!
In this short video, I break down the facts you need to know about the final ruling on walking-working surfaces.
We rightfully focus on many departments within our organization, but have a tendency to leave out the one department that is designed to save human life; the safety department. Production is arguably the enemy of safety. In this short video, I argue that production is actually the example by which we can build a stronger and more successful safety department.
OSHA's "Anti-Retaliation" rule was effective August 10, 2016 but enforcement has been pushed back yet again. So, while you're waiting in limbo on what changes need to be made in your policies, this video provides some recommendations on what you can do right away. Sooner or later, this is going to be in full effect and it's better to be ready than not.