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Building a Culture of Safety

Creating an effective culture of safety takes the commitment of an entire organisation from the top down. Leaders need to be visibly dedicated to change by communicating the organization’s vision and openly receiving feedback from employees addressing concerns, in addition to reporting unsafe conditions and actions by fellow employees – no matter their position at […]

Eliminate Phone Alerts In Work Zones

There’s a new danger in work zones. It’s not falling equipment, excessive noise, or collapsing trenches. No, this risk comes from a device that fits in the palm of your hand – we’re talking about notifications from phones. Notifications from smartphones and other mobile devices (also known as push notifications) are distracting. The moment you […]

Improving Focus In Work Zones Promotes Safety

If you’re in the field of occupational safety, you know how crucial it for employees to be focused on their jobs. That’s even more important when you’re managing workers in the construction industry, or those responsible for driving. Unfortunately, distractions in the workplace are the norm: a 2018 survey revealed 70% of workers admit to feeling distracted […]

Managing the Change Mobile Devices Have Brought to the Workplace

Technological Innovations Drive Business Forward … And Complicate Things Technology and organisational change have always gone hand in hand. Introducing new technologies to a business can have a significant impact on even the most basic business processes. Take for example the introduction of desktop word processing in the mid-1980s. At the time, most offices would […]