Safety Management System

Is Your Safety Management System Effective?

Taking a systematic approach to safety management makes managing your business both easier and more effective. It allows you to work out the best way to handle each aspect of your organization’s safety program while making sure that everyone uses the same approach every time.

The best Safety and Health Programs involve every level of […]

How to Ensure Successful Safety Management?

An effective safety plan ensures that when a task is carried out at workplace, every precaution has been taken to reduce the likelihood of an incident that leaves someone injured or worse. Try applying the following Five-Step Safety Plan for successful safety management at your organization:

Step One: Safety Audit

Perform a comprehensive safety audit to […]

Automated and Integrated Safety Management System

Are You Still Relying on Spreadsheets for Safety Management? Or do you have an automated and integrated safety management system at your workplace?

Unfortunately many organizations today are still relying on spreadsheets to track their safety resources, training, and controls. Spreadsheets despite being a powerful tool, lack many of the functions required to make safety […]

NPDES Electronic Reporting Rule

On September 24, 2015 Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) signed the final electronic reporting rule which requires NPDES regulated entities to file certain reports and permit related data electronically instead of filing paper reports by using EPA’s NPDES Electronic Reporting Tool (NeT) and NETDMR (for DMR data) portal or the equivalent state version of it.

Benefits […]

Top 3 Ways to Avoid OSHA Fines & Ensure Workplace Safety

Why was Occupational Health and Safety Administration (OSHA) created? Simply to ensure employee well-being and safety by devising strict rules and policies that made sure regulatory compliance was observed. Employee safety is insured if likelihood of death or injuries are reduced by strictly adhering to the rules and standards.

But it gets worst. OSHA shared […]

OSHA Safety Violation Fines Increased by Almost 78%

It’s a significant increase since 1990 that went LIVE on 1st August 2016. The maximum penalties have been increased by almost 78% as OSHA was previously exempted from raising them. It has been eliminated in the fiscal year 2016 budget agreement. This raise was part of “adjustment for inflation” which is based upon Federal Civil Penalties […]