If you charged a membership fee to participate in your safety programs, how many of your workers would voluntarily pay? The answer to this question is a glimpse into the perceived value of your safety efforts....More
A recent report suggests that the best timing for corporate wellness promotion doesn't necessarily align with open enrollment in healthcare plans. To truly maximize engagement, this is something that all wellness managers need to consider....More
More and more, organizations are realizing that workers are not a safety problem to be controlled, but the customers of their safety efforts. When the needs of the customer are not met, tragedies become possible....More
Safety is – in countless cases – the difference between life and death.
Yet, those in the industry struggle to find ways to interest and engage workers in safety programs and initiatives, to find ways to get workers to care before tragedy strikes....More
Every industrial accident provides an opportunity to work better, smarter and safer. Each month EHS Today will feature some of the biggest historic industrial accidents from that month so that we may learn and remember.
Each year, nearly 150 golfers show that Safety Matters by supporting the ASSE Foundation and its mission to provide educational advancement, leadership development and research opportunities to advance the safety, health and environmental profession.
The America's Safest Companies Awards Program, founded in 2002, is a prestigious safety award recognizing companies who have achieved innovative and strategic safety goals, similar to those reflected in our previous winners.
To be considered one of America's Safest Companies, organizations must demonstrate: support from management and employee involvement; innovative solutions to safety challenges; injury and illness rates lower than the average for their industries; comprehensive training programs; evidence that prevention of incidents is the cornerstone of the safety process; good communication about the value of safety; and a way to substantiate the benefits of the safety process.
The 2015 Safety Leadership Conference and America’s Safest Companies Award Program will take place October 26-28, 2015 in Greenville, SC at the Hyatt Regency. This event is designed to share best leadership and safety practices with EHS professionals hoping to achieve world-class safety at their companies.
28 sessions across 4 performance tracks; Safety & Risk Management, Compliance, Safety Technology, and Construction Safety