You probably don’t follow Lady Gaga on Twitter but you can probably guess that she has millions of followers. What’s surprising, perhaps, is how many people hang on the word of seemingly average folks. Eva Gutowski, for example, seems like any other Millennial who likes to make videos about beauty Read More
Hazards exist in every workplace, but how do you know which ones have the most potential to harm retail employees? By identifying the retail hazards that are most likely to impact safety in the workplace, you will be better prepared to control or eliminate them and prevent accidents, injuries, property Read More
This Friday, Donald Trump will be sworn in as the 45th President of the United States. Whether you voted for him or not, you have to admit that his communication style is different. His blunt approach aside, the one thing that has defined his communication style is his use of Read More
There are few workers who think “one for the road” is a good idea these days, as targeted drinking-and-driving campaigns and stringent police enforcement have rendered the practice a taboo. Most people would not even think about getting behind the wheel after having consumed two or more alcoholic beverages, but Read More
A written company safety manual is a critical component of safety in the workplace and an effective safety compliance program. Providing quick access to the company’s safety resources, the safety manual clearly conveys all of the various elements of the organization’s safety plan as an easy to use guide and Read More
Columbine High School, Virginia Tech, Sandy Hook Elementary, Fort Hood, Columbia Mall, Paris, France, Orlando, Florida… and now Istanbul, Turkey.
Terror took over at the popular Reina nightclub in Istanbul this past Sunday, when a lone gunman opened fire on a crowd of partygoers as they were celebrating the new year. Read More
An essential element for the improvement of safety in the workplace is the ability to measure performance. We want to effectively manage the safety challenges that we face and develop best practices that enhance performance.
In order to reach those objectives, we must embrace performance measurement tools that help us to Read More
When evaluating safety in the workplace, safety hazards will vary based on the different retail settings that we may work in, the types of job responsibilities that we may be involved with, and the factors and conditions found in the specific workplace. Hazards can be something easily seen (for example: Read More
After hitting a pause button several years ago, companies are back to sending employees on the road. According to the Global Business Travel Association, business travel will continue to spike in the years ahead, with growth between 5.8 and 6.9 percent through 2019.
Retailers are central to this surge in employee Read More
Compliance initiatives are necessary to ensure safety in the workplace by validating that our safety program is in accordance with established guidelines, specifications, and legislation; and that the components of the safety program are being executed as expected. Compliance within the safety program is a prevalent business concern, and crucial Read More