Winning with Safety

Surveyor

How Encore Electric developed a Culture of Safety Excellence and was named the safest construction company in America

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Process Safety vs. Personal Safety

Safety Services Company

Process Safety vs. Personal Safety. For anyone working in safety or in a high-risk industry such as a refinery or manufacturing plant, you’re probably heard the term process safety. Personal Safety. Process Safety. Safety Tips

Who Is Responsible For Temporary Worker Safety?

FDR Safety

Who Is Responsible For Temporary Worker Safety? OSHA has made it clear that staffing agencies and host employers are jointly responsible for temporary worker safety. Prioritize your own company’s Safety Culture. The post Who Is Responsible For Temporary Worker Safety?

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Safety Culture Exercise: Improving Attitudes Towards Safety

FDR Safety

Creating an effective Safety Culture is something we at FDRsafety preach daily to our clients, partners, friends, and family. Safety has been long thought of and approached as a “how to” subject, when it actuality it is far more a “why” subject.

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You Can't Improve Construction Safety from Inside a Filing Cabinet

How mobile technology can mitigate risk, save money, and provide a competitive advantage

4 Safety Tips Every Construction Worker Should Know

Construction Marketing Blog

Worried about your safety at work? The best way to avoid injury is to follow these important safety tips that every construction worker should know. Wear Proper Safety Gear. By being vigilant with your safety and that of others, you are far more likely to avoid injury.

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Cold Weather Safety Tips for Construction

Surveyor

When one side of the world is focusing on heat safety, the other is ramping up for cold weather worker exposure. Plan to prevent cold weather safety issues at your jobsites. Best Practices Featured employees jobsite safety

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Safety Spotlight: OSHA’s Top 10 Most-Cited Standards

Surveyor

When people are busy, though, safety can sometimes take a backseat to speed. But that way of thinking can be pretty detrimental, though, as a safety incident at one of your jobsites can really derail a project and could hurt the business’s bottom line.

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How to Set Good Safety Plan for Concrete Formwork System?

The Constructor

Good safety plans for formwork system ensure execution of construction project as per established construction practice and avoid undesired events. Building Building Technology Guide Formwork/Shuttering Construction Planning Construction SIte Planning Planning for Safety

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Contractor Management and Safety Culture

Safety Services Company

Contractor Management and Safety Culture. When this is done, it's the responsibility of the hiring company to ensure the safety and health of the contractors is managed. Safety Program Evaluation. One high-level way is to understand a potential contractor’s safety program.

Safety Services Company Awarded Construction Tech Review’s Top 10 Safety & Compliance Providers

Safety Services Company

Top 10 Safety and Compliance Solution Providers - 2019. Construction Tech Review offers a unique platform allowing decision makers to share their insights on construction technology and vendor solutions such as Safety Services Company, news, case studies and more. Safety Tips

Building The Foundation For A Great Safety Culture

FDR Safety

The idea of safety is misconstrued on a daily basis as a “Have To”, “How To” or “Learn To” idea. Here are two significant steps towards establishing a great safety culture. Accident Prevention Safety and sustainability

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Safety Procedures at Construction Site – Safety Precautions and PPEs

The Constructor

Every construction site involves activities which can be dangerous for safety of workmen. So, safety procedures need to be followed PPEs to be used. How To Guide Safety Guide Construction safety

How BIM is empowering safety on site

Geniebelt

Safety BIM construction site safety safety in constructionIn most cases, the discussion around Building Information Modeling (BIM) tends to focus on the potential efficiency and financial benefits that it may entail for the construction industry.

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Safety Programs

Safety Services Company

Safety Programs. Welcome to Safe Friday, this week we’re going continue to cover the ins and outs of Safety Programs. This week, we're going cover the ins and outs of what should be included in your workplace safety program. Establishing Safety Programs. Safety Tips

Infographic – Construction Safety

cnstrctr

Today we thought we would bring you a few different infographics from the community regarding safety in comstruction. The Different Types of Safety Vests. The post Infographic – Construction Safety appeared first on cnstrctr.

3 Ways Investing In Safety Staff Leads To Successful Projects

FDR Safety

While there are certain areas of a project that can subsist with lower funding, safety is not one of them. There is an abundance of reasons why it pays to spend more money on safety professionals as opposed to trying to save money in this department. .

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OSHA Safety

Safety Services Company

OSHA Safety & Compliance. Welcome to Safe Friday, this week we’re going to cover the ins and outs of OSHA safety and compliance. Workplace inspections and investigations are conducted by OSHA compliance safety and health officers trained in safety and industrial hygiene.

Construction labor shortage exacerbates safety issues

Construction Dive

Safety issues prominent in the industry such as substance abuse, aging employees and accelerated construction schedules are even worse when there's a smaller pool of workers

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Good Safety Signage

FDR Safety

There are good safety signs, bad safety signs and those that don’t tell you anything. An example of a “bad safety sign” is shown to the right. Regardless of the amount of text or symbols, remember that point of use and clearly stated cautions are key to any safety sign.

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Las Vegas Raiders Not Gambling On Workplace Safety

FDR Safety

But before the group of about 300 workers embark on a day’s work, they gather for a message: safety first. If you have yet to read the above article, this is an excellent example of how the implementation of a Safety Culture can positively impact a project no matter the size or budget.

OSHA Now Using Drones For Safety Inspections

FDR Safety

This is largely due to OSHA’s 2018 implementation of Unmanned Aircraft Systems to improve safety inspections. The memorandum essentially states that OSHA has added Unmanned Aircraft Systems, commonly known as drones, to their toolkit for conducting safety inspections.

Safety Around Powerlines – Part II

FDR Safety

Sydney Delprato, GSP, is the Safety Coordinator at Southern Maryland Electric Cooperative in Hughesville, Maryland. Graduated in 2016 with a Bachelor of Science from Indiana University of Pennsylvania with a degree in Safety Science.

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Safety Glasses, Eye Protection & You

Safety Services Company

Safety Glasses, Eye Protection & You. Welcome to Safe Friday, today we’re going to cover safety glasses, eye safety, and eye protection. An eyewash or safety shower is considered a first aid measure, not a preventative one. Safety Tips

United Rentals Offering Trench Safety Training

Contractor Magazine

United Rentals trained more than 90,000 workers in trench safety operations since initial trench safety stand down in 2016

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How to Use Safety Signs So That They’re Effective

Construction Marketing Blog

If you own or run a business and it carries any kind of hazard or risk to employees, visitors or passing members of the public then you need to use safety signs to let people know about the potential dangers. Where should these safety signs be used? Resource Uncategorized Safety

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Safety Measures to Prevent Accidents at Building Construction Site

The Constructor

Safety measures at construction sites helps to prevent unforeseen accidents. Construction Construction Safety How To Guide Safety Guide safetyAccidents at construction sites may lead to loss of life and involve.

Integrating Temporary Safety Staff With Full Time Employees

FDR Safety

Naturally this can cause problems on job sites especially in relationships between temporary safety managers and full time workers. In any industry where employees are at risk, it’s imperative to build a mutual respect between temporary safety staff and full time employees.

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Safety ROI

Safety Services Company

Online Safety Training

Safety Services Company

Online Safety Training. Welcome to Safe Friday, this week we’re going continue to cover the ins and outs of online safety training programs. This week, we’re going cover why you should implement an online safety training program. Online Safety Training Programs.

Construction Worker Safety Issues: Weighing in on Silica Standards

Commercial Construction

Construction worker safety is a priority for Englewood Construction. Like most successful construction firms, Englewood Construction makes construction worker safety a top priority.

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The simple safety tweak to boost engagement, competitive advantage

Construction Dive

Presenters shared a way that smartphones can be paired with interactive Q&A sessions to derive more value from typically blasé safety briefings

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Corporate Wellness & Safety

Safety Services Company

Corporate Wellness & Safety Tips. Welcome to Safe Friday, since June is National Safety Month, this week we’re going to cover the ins and outs of corporate wellness and safety. ” (Source: National Safety Council). Thinking About Safety. Safety Tips

Safety Services Company: Innovative Changes Lead To Impressive Results

Safety Services Company

Safety Services Company: Innovative Changes Lead To Impressive Results. At Safety Services Company, we recognize that a key aspect of an excellent safety program is a solid focus on continuous improvement. Safety Tips

Common Sense Workplace Safety

Safety Services Company

Workplace Safety. Welcome to Safe Friday, this week we’re going to cover workplace safety. Freedom from danger is a wonderful concept, but to make that goal a reality requires considerable planning, training, commitment, management skills, and above all THINKING about workplace safety.

Why Another Tool Is Needed to Reduce Safety Risks

FDR Safety

Bureau of Labor Statistics Safety Data. As shown by the Bureau of Labor Statistics data in Figure 1 and Table 1, most all of the major safety metrics from work + Case rate for days of job transfer or restriction). Safety Metric Rate Change. In addition, there is more variability in the fatality rate than any of the other safety metrics. Most importantly it shows that with all the investments that have been made in safety (i.e.,

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Safety Around Powerlines: Part I

FDR Safety

Sydney Delprato, GSP, is the Safety Coordinator at Southern Maryland Electric Cooperative in Hughesville, Maryland. Graduated in 2016 with a Bachelor of Science from Indiana University of Pennsylvania with a degree in Safety Science.

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One-Stop Safety Training

Safety Services Company

Safety Training. Welcome to Safe Friday, this week we’re going to cover the ins and outs of safety training. Good pre-job safety training can help reduce the risk, but it is not always readily available or adequate. It is equally important to emphasize safety and health.

Rebecca Severson shepherds a culture of safety

Construction Dive

Drawing on construction and military expertise, Gilbane's safety director steers workers toward a full understanding of risks, sharing the message that a jobsite can be incident-free

Everyday Employee Safety

Safety Services Company

How to Promote Employee Safety in the Workplace. Welcome to Safe Friday, this week we’re going to cover employee safety. On the job safety is a program of proactive participation between employers, supervisors, and employees; safety is everyone’s business. Safety Tips