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The Human Side of Safety

Broaden your perspective of injury analysis & prevention You can’t deny the critical role of human dynamics when analyzing contributing factors to a workplace injury, or when developing interventions to prevent injuries and improve occupational safety and health. But it seems safety pros limit the human-side of safety to “culture/climate change,” “mindset modification,” “attitude adjustment,” …

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What to do after a workplace injury takes place

Taking proper steps after a workplace injury is vital You might think that your workplace is the safest place in the world, but accidents can and will happen. Especially if you work in a restaurant or deal with chemicals, it’s likely someone will have a slip-up eventually — perhaps literally. And even if you work …

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Does feeling safe make us more reckless?

Are we more likely to take risks if we feel protected? Do safety belts, air bags, and anti-lock brakes lead to more risky driving, for instance? This is one of the most controversial questions in the field of safety.It’s an issue many safety professionals ignore or deny. Obviously, the notion that personal protective equipment could …

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