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June 13 2021

OSHA’s July, 2019 Letter of Interpretation on Online Safety…

This past year, OSHA issued a letter of interpretation (LI) about using online safety training (read the OSHA LOI here). The 2019 letter of interpretation didn’t change OSHA’s basic take on using online safety training at work: as OSHA had…

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June 9 2021

Manage and Track Performance Indicators to Improve Safety and…

Measuring and tracking safety performance indicators is a key practice to help districts improve safety and compliance. Identifying the right safety metrics to track and implementing a system to help make this a systematic part of your district processes can have a…

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May 29 2021

“New View” of Safety Basics: Complexity, Variability, and Procedures

We recently created a guide to some newer thoughts in safety—this includes things like HOP, Safety Differently, Safety-II, HPI, resilience engineering, and more. If you’re a safety professional, you’ll probably find this Guide to Practicing ‘New Safety’ interesting….go ahead and…

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May 28 2021

“New View” of Safety Basics: What Is Local Rationality?

We recently compiled and published a guide to “new views” of safety—things like human and organizational performance (HOP), safety differently, safety-II, resilience engineering, and human performance improvement (HPI). That guide includes 29 safety professionals from around the world explaining what…

Whitepapers & Guides
May 26 2021

Applying “New Safety” Guide

Read many of the world's leading experts introduce various "new views" of safety, including: HOP Safety Differently Safety-II Resilience Engineering HPI

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May 25 2021

OSHA, COVID & Ventilation Suggestions

As the COVID-19 pandemic has gone on, we’ve learned a lot. You may recall that in the early days of the pandemic, we didn’t really know how it passed from person to person. Was it spread purely through larger respiratory…

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May 25 2021

OSHA Updates COVID Recordkeeping Requirements

If you haven't been keeping up to date with OSHA's publications and updates at their Coronavirus/COVID-19 Safety and Health Topic webpage, you should. There's been a lot going on their, including the release of a new COVID guidance in January,…

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May 17 2021

National Electrical Safety Month | 11 Safety Tips for…

May is observed as National Electrical Safety Month by the Electrical Safety Foundation International (ESFI). This nonprofit organization is dedicated to promoting electrical safety in our homes, institutions, workplaces, and communities. With an increased number of students learning in remote…

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May 6 2021

Tracking the Right Safety Metrics

All organizations set benchmarks to track their progress in reaching their goals. Measuring the performance of your safety program should be no different. So, how can administrators gauge your district’s safety performance? Start by carefully considering your safety objectives. What…