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Improving Focus In Work Zones Promotes Safety
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...

The Benefits Of Focused Safety Policies
The Benefits Of Focused Safety Policies

There is no such thing as a workplace that’s “too safe.” Striving for the highest possible safety performance sometimes seems like an impossible goal, yet it is achievable. The answer lies in creating a focused safety policy. In this blog post, we’ll discuss what a focused safety policy is, why you need focused safety policies, how your company...

Managing the Change Mobile Devices Have Brought to the Workplace
Managing the Change Mobile Devices Have Brought to the Workplace

Technological Innovations Drive Business Forward …And Complicate Things Technology and organizational change have always gone hand in hand. Introducing new technologies to a business can have significant impact on even the most basic business processes. Take for example the introduction of desktop word processing in the mid 1980’s. At the time,...

Zero Incident Culture: A Proactive Approach to Safety
Zero Incident Culture: A Proactive Approach to Safety

How Many Is Too Many? Safety excellence is often top of mind for any company. How should safety performance be quantified, though? Should there be a number of incidents that are deemed acceptable? The reality is, when it comes to safety, we should all be striving for one number: Zero. A zero-incident safety culture can be woven into the very...

How to Successfully Manage Fleet Driver Safety
How to Successfully Manage Fleet Driver Safety

Fleet Driver Safety Management is all about implementing and sustaining a safe driving culture in a business. Of course, the responsibility for safe driving comes down to the employee behind the wheel, but a safe driving program or a fleet safety policy is only as good as the person tasked with ensuring that its guidelines are followed. Fleet...

The Best Fleet Driver Safety Tips for Fleet Managers
The Best Fleet Driver Safety Tips for Fleet Managers

Let’s assume your safe driving policy is in place. It’s a comprehensive, all-inclusive policy that adheres to the National Safety Council’s recommendations for an organization-wide policy prohibiting the use of cell phones while driving. It's a best-practices policy that lays out the correct procedures to follow in order to ensure fleet safety....

Distracted Driving Training: How To Tackle Fleet Distracted Driving
Distracted Driving Training: How To Tackle Fleet Distracted Driving

Advice to Fleet Managers on How to Prevent Distracted Driving with Fleet Training With the rise of mobile technology, it is hugely important that fleet managers put into action a safety training program aimed at eliminating distracted driving among fleet drivers. Let’s say your company has already implemented, or is in the process of...

2 Seconds 2 Click – NETS & NHTSA Campaign For Employer’s Seat Belt Initiative
2 Seconds 2 Click – NETS & NHTSA Campaign For Employer’s Seat Belt Initiative

Seat belts? Never Heard of Them. Driving safety is a serious issue, especially among companies with employees on the road. According to the CDC, motor vehicle crashes are the leading cause of death among workers in the U.S. There are lots of different tactics to stay safe on the road: safe driving tips, defensive driving, safety courses... but we...

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