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Safety Resolutions

- December 17, 2018 by Leslie Stoll, CSP ARM (View all posts by Leslie)
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As we close out 2018, we wanted to repost an article from last year – Top Ten Safety Resolutions. Each resolution has a link to a full article on the subject if you care to learn more. Have you successfully …  Read more …

Holiday Planning to Reduce Stress

- November 26, 2018 by Jason Rozar (View all posts by Jason)
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With the holiday season here, some of us can already feel the weight of the season bringing us down. The pressure to meet everyone’s expectations can deflate that feeling of joy faster than you can find a parking space at …  Read more …

Safety Incentive Program – Safety Bucks, Prizes, and Games

- November 13, 2018 by Rhyanne Skinner, CSP (View all posts by Rhyanne)
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In my last blog, I discussed safety incentive programs. Today, we’ll dig a bit deeper and discuss a specific incentive program that I’ve seen bring success to companies. I like to utilize an points system. Whether it be “atta boy” …  Read more …

Safety Incentives – The Changing Face of a Successful Program

- November 1, 2018 by Rhyanne Skinner, CSP (View all posts by Rhyanne)
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ICW Group Risk Management professionals advise employers that safety incentive programs that are based on lost time and lack of accidents, or tied to production and performance are be avoided.  Those programs encouraged lack of reporting and attention to true injury …  Read more …

Hierarchy of Hazard Control: Part 1

- October 12, 2018 by Robert Harrington (View all posts by Robert)
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Hierarchy of hazard control is used to minimize or eliminate exposure to hazards. The controls are ranked by strength to help people make the best decision possible when trying to control hazards in the workplace. The controls include Elimination, Engineering, …  Read more …

So We All Go Home Safe – Family Matters

- July 24, 2018 by Thomas Jolliff, ARM, ALCM (View all posts by Thomas)
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My desire to help workers go home safe is what ultimately steered me into the risk management profession; but, the first chapter of my story begins with my grandpa, Samuel Jolliff, an autoworker from Lansing, MI. My grandpa was quick …  Read more …