Archived 2010 - Safety E-Quick Tips
- We Need Your Help
With less than a week to the new year, it's around this time of year many of us start to
reflect on where we are in our lives, careers and in business.
- Watch Out For The Other Guy
I was talking to a friend this past week whose business is in a complex where
renovations are taking place.
- I've Been Doing It This Way For The Past __ Years
When it comes to changing how we handle safety, many of us put a lot of effort into
justifying why there is no reason to change how we are doing it.
- Sometimes We Take Things For Granted
I have a friend that decided to go back to college a little later in life than most of us
would even consider.
- Myth or Fact
The phone rings and over the intercom I hear, "They have a question about Personal
Protective Equipment." So what's the question? "My employees don't want to wear
- "This Is Not A Step"
Ladders are probably one of the greatest inventions ever made.
- It Will Only Take A Second
I was out working on my lawn one day when I heard a loud crashing sound coming
from my neighbors' back yard.
- How Inconvenient
Have you ever gone to a home improvement store and when you got to the aisle you
were looking for, you found it blocked off with a gate on both ends?
- That Was Close
Years ago I was performing safety training for one of our clients and while we were on the
subject of fall protection, one of the men began to tell about an incident that happened when he
was working on a pitched roof.
Habits - we all have them. Some good and some bad.
- It Wasn't Me
Have you ever noticed that when we hear about someone in our industry that has been seriously
injured or has died while performing their work in an unsafe manner, we always seem to find a
way to distance ourselves from the accident?