If employees feel they don’t have an audience to which they can report safety concerns, they may instead turn to safety enforcement agencies. Read More
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By Gerard Hand
As a young boy, my dreams didn’t include wanting to be a workplace health and safety professional. In fact, I probably wasn’t alone in that—few people decide on this profession as a first career of choice. President of the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health in 2013, speaking and training Read More
In 2014, work-related falls to a lower level in the wholesale and retail trade (WRT) sector accounted for over 12,500 reported injuries. These injured employees were out of work for an average of 7 to 11 days (BLS 2015, BLS 2016). This post provides information about preventing ladder-related injuries in Read More
Restaurant mgr accused of stealing $265K
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New toolkit to strengthen drug supply chain
OSHA champions young worker safety Read More
Steven L. Jacson II, Ted Johnson, and Phillip Rice are now Regional AP Managers, and Mario Perez is now DC/Supply Chain AP Manager at 99 Cent Only Stores.
Jasmine Choi was promoted to Senior District Manager AP at Abercrombie & Fitch.
Joe Nuccio was named Senior VP, Business Development at ADT.
Mike Putman Read More
Professional advancement and building a successful loss prevention career can mean many things to many different people. For some individuals it may mean reaching a top leadership position at a particular company, perhaps serving as a director or vice president of loss prevention/asset protection. For others, it may involve gaining Read More
Workplace violence incidents have tripled in the last decade, and it’s now the fastest-growing category of murder in the US. It’s also the second leading cause of death for women in the workplace according to 2014 data from the US Bureau of Labor Statistics.
In fact, the rates of murder and Read More
Scott Sanford has been named Director of Loss Prevention for Dollar Express. Scott was formerly the Director of Investigations and Training for Barnes & Noble. Over the course of his 25 years in retail loss prevention he has held progressive leadership positions with increasing responsibility to include positions with Lowe’s Read More
Every retail operation is a complicated web of activity. There is always something happening as minds, machines, individuals, and technologies are all expected to work together as the controlled chaos of the retail enterprise marches forward. To keep it all running smoothly, there are fundamental practices that we all must Read More
Several recent manmade disasters, including the attack at Pulse nightclub in Orlando, FL, and the Brussels airport terrorist bombing, highlight the vulnerability of the workplace. Terrorism and workplace violence costs employers over $120 billion a year, according to the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH). As the chance Read More