30 Apr 2019

Let’s face it. Becoming a good HSE manager is hard. To do it, you need to have the right technical expertise—especially if safety is a priority at your company. Without that expertise, building a safety culture that minimizes workplace incidents, lowers risk, and reduces compensation costs will be a challenge. Having the right technical skills, on the other hand, can help you overcome th...

30 Apr 2019

Hazards at Work Whatever sort of business you are, there is always the possibility of an accident or damage to someone's health. All work exposes people to hazards, be they: loads which have to be manually handled; dangerous machinery; toxic substances; electricity; working with display screen equipment or even psychological hazards such as stress. The Cost of Safety Failure The r...

30 Apr 2019

1. SAFETY PROGRAMS CREATE PRODUCTIVE WORK ENVIRONMENTS Properly managed safety programs show commitment to safety by the management in turn creating a great safety culture where everyone ‘wants’ to be safe. 2. ABSENTEEISM DROPS WHEN EFFECTIVE SAFETY PROGRAMS ARE INTRODUCED Workers want to work in a safe environment; absenteeism drops when effective safety programs are introduced...