Safety Culture: Fostering a Safe Work Environment

Safety Culture: Fostering a Safe Workplace Environment

At Safety Plus, we understand the critical role that a proactive safety culture plays across all workplaces. From bustling construction sites to manufacturing floors, companies should want to build a foundation that ensures every employee returns home safely at the end of the day. It’s not just about preventing incidents; it’s about instilling a mindset…

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The Role of Technology in Modern Safety Management

Group of safety professionals and engineers in a lab explore the role of technology in safety management and SafetyPlusWeb.

In today’s fast-paced and dynamic work environments, ensuring the safety of employees and compliance with regulatory standards is paramount for any business. With advancements in technology, modern safety management has evolved to encompass sophisticated software solutions that streamline safety processes, enhance efficiency, and promote a culture of safety across organizations. At Safety Plus, we understand…

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The Crucial Role of Safety Personnel in the Workplace

Effective safety personnel are often the backbone of safety management and maintaining an effective safety program in any business.

Safety personnel are often the backbone of safety management and maintaining an effective safety program in any business. They are typically tasked with the development, implementation, and oversight of safety programs tailored to their workplace’s specific needs. This can often be a tall order that includes conducting regular risk assessments, developing comprehensive safety procedures, ensuring…

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The Psychology of Safety: Influencing Employee Behavior

In the realm of workplace safety, understanding the psychology behind employee behavior is paramount. Human actions and decisions play a significant role in determining the overall safety culture within an organization. Studies have shown that human error contributes to a significant portion of workplace incidents and accidents. By delving into the psychology of safety, businesses…

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Navigating the Costs of Rising OSHA Fines in 2024

OSHA has increased their fines going into 2024

As we welcome 2024, it’s crucial for businesses to stay informed about regulatory changes that could impact their operations. One such change involves the adjustment of civil penalty amounts by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). Effective January 16, OSHA has increased the maximum civil penalties for violations of federal occupational safety and health…

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Evaluating the Effectiveness of Your Safety Program

In today’s rapidly changing workplace, having an effective and adaptive safety program is not just beneficial—it’s essential for keeping your business operational. A well-rounded safety program is essential for the safety of your employees and significantly impacts the efficiency and reputation of your business. Understanding and evaluating the effectiveness of your current safety program is…

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The Benefits of Conducting Regular Safety Audits

When running a company, it’s often the business itself that comes first, with safety sometimes taking a back seat. This is a tough balancing act every employer faces: how to maintain a safe worksite without compromising productivity. Regular safety audits or inspections, although critical, tend to be an overlooked requirement in this case, mostly due…

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Multi-Employer Worksites: How to Keep Them Safe and Efficient

Multi-employer worksites are common in many industries, where multiple employers work at the same location or jobsite. As a worksite owner, it’s important to ensure that all employers and workers are safe while working on your projects. Here are some key safety considerations for multi-employer worksites from the owners’ perspective and how Safety Plus assists…

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Essential Supervisor Training: Safeguarding Workplace Safety

Safety supervisors undergoing forklift training at a job site.

Any supervisors or safety managers in construction, manufacturing, and contracting companies should be trained to recognize and respond to a wide range of workplace safety issues to ensure the safety and well-being of their employees. Here are some of the key issues that they should be aware of: Hazardous materials: Supervisors should be trained to…

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TOP OSHA Citations by Industry

Top OSHA Citations by Industry, header image of an OSHA inspectors looking at a job site.

OSHA, or the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, is a government agency that enforces workplace safety regulations in the United States. One of their primary functions is to conduct inspections of workplaces to ensure compliance with these regulations. When violations are found, OSHA can issue citations and penalties. In this blog post, we will explore…

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