Work by NIOSH's new Center for Occupational Robotics Research certainly bears watching as the use of robotics rapidly increases in U.S. industries.
I urge leaders to do a "restraining forces audit," assessing what is blocking improvements in higher level Safety performance and culture.
This template can help you communicate your company story throughout your organization.
All buildings and systems require resources of time, funds, equipment, and effort.
More air bags are scheduled to be recalled by December 2019, bringing the total number of affected airbags to around 65 million to 70 million.
Cultures of today are a result of practices of the past.
The reason to create a technical report is that workplace safety standards can take years to develop.
"Energizing" is potentially highly renewable. We've seen how people become immediately charged up when they discover how select Safety techniques can make them immediately stronger and more balanced.
Great customer service never goes out of style.
Culture will be why your compliance or advanced efforts fail. It will also be why your overall strategy succeeds or fails.
I recommend four ergonomic objectives that can apply to any company member who walks, lifts, pushes, uses tools, pulls, climbs or just sits or stands in place.
What we as leaders do and don't can go well beyond just affecting organizational members' work life; it can also impact their personal lives.
If it isn't clear to executive leadership what it would look like when successful, expect misalignment throughout the rest of the organization.
Improving the NPG will be helpful to all of us.
At work, management creates an environment that either motivates or demotivates people.
Assess what you've done to address those repetitive injuries that hamper different employees. The real question here is, have you been singing the same song with just slightly different lyrics?
For a long time, I've been hearing this standard described as a true and much-needed game changer for workplace safety and health.
Winning the 2017 Folio Ozzie award for the best B-to-B digital issue in October was a big surprise and a delight for me, our staff, and our company.
The most persuasive stage is the closing—it's the last thing people remember.
What you think helps actually can make things worse. For example, increasing coefficient of friction can increase trips when footing "sticks" on a surface.