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Effective Workforce Training Is Designed with Employees in Mind

on January 22, 2020
Workforce training is essential in virtually every organization. However, every organization approaches training differently, and not everyone does it effectively. For some organizations, training is...
Brent DaviauEffective Workforce Training Is Designed with Employees in Mind

Here’s How Much That Wrongful Termination Claim Will Cost You

on January 21, 2020
So your company’s been hit with a wrongful termination claim from a former employee. Ouch. At least it sounds like an occasion to say “ouch.” But how bad...
Toby GrahamHere’s How Much That Wrongful Termination Claim Will Cost You

OSHA and Ladder Safety: What You Need to Know

on January 20, 2020
Do you know everything you need to know about the 10 most frequently cited Occupational Health and Safety Administration standards? In this series, we’re exploring...
Toby GrahamOSHA and Ladder Safety: What You Need to Know

OSHA Reporting Deadline Is Coming Up – Are You Ready?

on January 15, 2020
Have you completed your OSHA 300A Summary Form for 2019? If not, your organization better do it soon—the deadline is just a couple weeks away....
Toby GrahamOSHA Reporting Deadline Is Coming Up – Are You Ready?

The Secret to Employee Engagement Is Pride

on January 14, 2020
Motivation is a funny thing. We need it as much we need food, water, or air—it’s the only reason anything gets done—and yet it’s wildly...
Toby GrahamThe Secret to Employee Engagement Is Pride

OSHA Respiratory Protection: How to Ensure Safety and Compliance

on January 13, 2020
Do you know everything you need to know about the 10 most frequently cited Occupational Health and Safety Administration standards? In this series, we’re exploring...
Toby GrahamOSHA Respiratory Protection: How to Ensure Safety and Compliance

How To Handle a A Workers’ Compensation Claim and FMLA

on January 8, 2020
This January we're covering hot HR topics for 2020. One area is accommodation laws, including the Family and Medical Leave Act. Q: We have an...
Emily HartmanHow To Handle a A Workers’ Compensation Claim and FMLA

Cannabis in the Workplace: 7 Facts Employers Should Know

on January 7, 2020
It’s beloved and feared, ubiquitous and taboo, legal and illegal—all at the same time. I’m referring to the plant known as cannabis (AKA marijuana), the...
Toby GrahamCannabis in the Workplace: 7 Facts Employers Should Know

Employee Training: 4 Ways to Increase Learning Retention

on January 6, 2020
It doesn’t matter if your employees spend their days working behind computers or operating forklifts, the way environmental health and safety (EHS) information is communicated...
Brent DaviauEmployee Training: 4 Ways to Increase Learning Retention

Stat of the Week: A Whopping 33,401 Inspections

on December 31, 2019
It’s been a busy year for all of us—including the Occupational Health and Safety Administration. In fiscal year 2019, OSHA conducted a whopping 33,401 inspections. ...
Toby GrahamStat of the Week: A Whopping 33,401 Inspections

OSHA Scaffolding: How to Stay In Line With OSHA’s Standard

on December 30, 2019
Do you know everything you need to know about the 10 most frequently cited Occupational Health and Safety Administration standards? In this series, we’re exploring...
Toby GrahamOSHA Scaffolding: How to Stay In Line With OSHA’s Standard

4 Tips for Preventing Falls

on December 11, 2019
Fall protection and prevention has been the most frequently cited Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) violation for several years now, which means, what industries...
Emily Hartman4 Tips for Preventing Falls

Can Training Courses Be Part of Corrective Action?

on December 9, 2019
Q: Can we require an employee to complete an anger management course as a condition of continued employment in a written warning of corrective action?...
Emily HartmanCan Training Courses Be Part of Corrective Action?

Pop Quiz: Hand & Power Tool Safety

on December 9, 2019
The earliest human-made stone tools are at least 2.6 million years old. A lot’s changed since then. Back in the caveman days, there were no...
Toby GrahamPop Quiz: Hand & Power Tool Safety

How to Increase Interest in Your Training Programs

on December 4, 2019
Your employees recently took your training course on slips, trips, and falls, so now you can report that your company is keeping employees safe. But,...
Brent DaviauHow to Increase Interest in Your Training Programs

ISO 45001: What You Need to Know

on December 4, 2019
It has the potential to change working conditions around the world. It’s poised to save millions of lives and billions of dollars. It’s been described...
Toby GrahamISO 45001: What You Need to Know