Category: Financial Impact

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 […]

Increasing Worksite Safety and Productivity in Industrial Work Environments

Manufacturers and industrial enterprises across industries have long embraced the benefits of mobile computing and smart devices for better performance on the production floor, efficiency on the assembly line and heightened communication across the supply chain. However, with the inherent benefits of mobile technology on worksites comes a serious responsibility. Jobsite technology has evolved, but […]

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 […]

How Employers Can Improve Their Distracted Driving Prevention Strategies

Motor vehicle crashes are the No. 1 cause of work-related deaths. Driving while distracted is a significant contributor to the number of driving crashes, with mobile phone use playing an increasingly larger role. Companies understand that they have to protect their employees and the communities in which they operate, but do they know the best […]

How To Prevent Employee Texting & Driving Crashes: Stamp Out A Major Cause Of Workplace Accidents

In January 2010, a cable company truck slammed into the rear of a motor vehicle that had stopped to make a turn onto a rural highway, killing two women. Not only did the driver admit that he had been texting while driving prior to the accident, but also his phone records showed habitual cell phone […]