Free Downloadable Guides and More

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From time to time, we create stuff that you can download for no cost right here from the Vector Solutions blog. These include a wide variety of things (guides, white papers, infographics, checklists, etc.) on a wide variety of topics--training, safety, risk communication, and more.

We figured you might appreciate it if we created one blog post that includes links to all those different free downloads we offer. And that's what this post is.

Please note: Although there's no financial cost for any of these downloads, we will ask for you name and email address.

Hope you find some downloads that are helpful for you! And let us know if you'd like us to make anything specific for you--we'll see what we can do!

Free Downloads from Your Friends at Vector Solutions

We've done our best to categorize these "freebies" in order to help you find something that might be useful to you.

Recorded Webinars

Check out our ever-growing library of free recorded webinars on issues related to workplace performance improvement and learning (filter by Industrial & Manufacturing)

Buyer's Guides or Similar Evaluation Aids

Learning Management System (LMS) Evaluation Checklist

Learning Management System (LMS) Buyer's Guide (coming soon)

Online Contractor Orientation Buyer's Guide

Online Safety Training Buyer's Guide Checklist

Selecting Online Manufacturing Training Guide

Selecting Online Maintenance Training Guide

Guide to Online Paper Manufacturing Training

Guide to Online Facilities Maintenance Training

Guide to Online Training for Design & Construction Staffs

Guide to Online Training for Electrical Transmission & Distribution

Emergency Mass Notification System (EMNS) Buyer's Guide 

Safety Management/EHS Management Software Buyer's Guide 

Case Studies Related to Online Job & Safety Training

10 Benefits of Online EHS Training

8 Ways Training Can Boost Your Company's Bottom Line

Guides Related to Training & Performance Improvement

Blended Learning Beginner's Guide

Effective EHS Training Guide

Construction Safety Training Guide

Manufacturing Training Guide

How to Create Learning Objectives

Paper Manufacturing Training Guide

Corrugated Board Manufacturing Training Guide

Analyzing & Solving Workplace Performance Problems Flowchart (based on Mager/Pipe)

Guides Related to Occupational Safety and Health

Job Hazard Analysis (JHA) Guide

Incident Investigation Guide

Guide to OSHA Inspections

Guide to Using Risk Management for Occupational Safety and Health Management

Guide to OSHA General Industry Compliance

Guide to OSHA Construction Industry Compliance

Guide to OSHA Injury & Illness Reporting & Recordkeeping

Safety Metrics/KPIs Guide 

Guides Related to Contractor Orientations

Common Contractor Orientation Challenges & Solutions

Safety, Compliance & Operational Checklists

Powered Industrial Trucks (PIT) Safety & Operational Checklists

PSM Compliance Checklist

OSHA General Industry Portable Ladder Compliance Checklist

Machine Guarding Checklist

COVID Return-to-Work Checklist 

Safety Training Checklists

Fall Prevention Toolbox Talk Training Checklists

Guides Related to Quality/Quality Assurance

(see also the Infographics section)

Deming's 14 Points for Management

The 7 Basic Tools of Quality

Infographics Related to Lean/Quality/Six Sigma Continuous Improvement

Plan-Do-Check-Act (PDCA) Cycle Infographic

Design, Measure, Analyze, Improve and Control (DMAIC) Infographic

Define, Measure, Analyze, Design and Verify (DMADV) Infographic

5 Principles of Lean Manufacturing Infographic

7 Wastes of Lean Infographic

3 Wastes of Lean (Muda, Mura & Muri) Infographic

Infographics Related to Safety & Safety Management

First 10 Steps of General Industry Safety Management Infographic

Silica Compliance (OSHA-Construction) Infographic

Getting Started with Construction Safety Management Infographic

Core Elements of Construction Safety Management Infographic

Infographics Related to Maintenance, Maintainability & Reliability

Reliability & Maintainability Competitive Excellence Model 

Infographics Related to Design, Innovation and Problem-Solving

Design Thinking Infographic

MSHA Part 46 Compliance Aids

Guide to Online MSHA Part 46 Compliance

White Papers Related to Risk and Risk Intelligence

Community-Sourced Risk Intelligence: Its Role and Value at Work

Sources & Methods: The LiveSafe Guide to Early Warning Threat Detection and Reporting For School Safety and Security Programs

Making The Case: Prevention As A Strategic Business Driver

Destination Risk: How Community-Sourced Risk Data Can Improve Travel Risk Management

Protecting Health Care Workers with Risk Intelligence

Stadium Safety: Community-Sourced Insights at Large Events Guide

Hospitality & Human Trafficking: How Risk Intelligence Can Save Businesses and Lives Guide

White Papers Related to HR Issues

At Your Own Risk: The Costly Mistake of Ignoring Sexual Harassment & Assault In The Workplace

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