Category: OS&H Management System

Unpreventable Misconduct in the Workplace: Are you equipped to defend your organization from OSHA enforcement action?

When enforcement actions are taken by OSHA, employers may defend themselves by claiming unpreventable employee misconduct and unpreventable supervisor misconduct. In order to succeed in an affirmative defense, the defendant must prove that their safety and disciplinary action programs sufficiently prevent the hazard. As simple as this sounds, employers often face a long, arduous road [...]

Transitioning from OHSAS 18001 to ISO 45001 (Part 1)

It takes a high level of excellence and maintenance in the form of planning, research, workforce involvement and management commitment to continually improve the process from all levels of the organization. If there is no employee involvement and commitment from management at the very top, success is only superficial.

Safety Education, Safety Training, and Safety Competence: What’s the difference?

The terms “safety education” and “safety training” are used interchangeably throughout many businesses and often have virtually the same meanings. However, there are key differences between them that may change how you use these terms in your workplace safety management program. Plus, being able to provide evidence of education, training, and competence could make all [...]

Key Performance Measures for Safety

KPIs are not always perfect instruments of analysis and periodically require a review for effectiveness. When choosing a new safety KPI, or when reviewing the one(s) you have, keep in mind the most important aspect of a strong KPI: communication. An effective KPI is relevant to the audience and incites action.

Goal Zero: The Vision of the Accident Free Workplace

Earlier this month, the top  contractors gathered at an industry summit  to exchange ideas and best practices for improving safety performance. One of the key concepts to emerge was presented by our client and Michael Gautreaux (founder of Safework Solutions). They discussed the benefits of technology for improving safety performance to achieve Goal Zero.

2019 Louisiana Safety & Health Conference

Safework Solutions, LLC invites you to the 2019 Louisiana Safety & Health Conference on 9/30 & 10/1. Our team will be exhibiting the latest software solutions to a safer work place. Get up to date on best practices. Learn from the industry’s thought leaders. Experience informative learning sessions . . .

Safety 2019 Professional Development Conference & Exposition

Sunday, June 9 thru Wednesday, June 12 Ernest N. Morial Convention Center New Orleans Safework Solutions, LLC invites you to the Safety 2019 Exposition in June. Our team will be exhibiting the latest software solutions to a safer work place. The conference experience, safety and health products, services and technology, combined with the mystique of [...]

New Video Summarizes the Value to Your Company of Integrating the Safework SuiteTM of Safety Management Tools

Safework Solutions has released a new video to summarize how their suite of safety management software tools supports a healthy safety culture, and increases the level of employee engagement, saving your company time and money, and streamlining the process of making your workplace a safer place to work.   Signup for our monthly newsletter to […]

Release of Incident Workflow Solutions Module

In 2016 Safework Solutions, LLC™ announced the addition of Incident Workflow Solutions (IWS), a powerful incident management module, to expand the capabilities of Safework  Suite™  web-based software.  This safety management system solution provides an easy to use investigation method using the 5 W + H logic flow that leads investigations to direct and system level […]

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