We have all slipped and fallen at some point in our lives and know the horrifying feeling of an uncontrolled fall. Each year, more than 8 million Americans will seek emergency room treatment for an accidental fall—33,000 of whom will die. Read More
Tag: workplace safety
LP Software has announced plans to unveil slick mobile-friendly enhancements to its Case Management software and new drop-and-drag reporting tool at NRF PROTECT. Visit Booth 902 to learn more. Read More
The Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA) Retail Asset Protection Conference 2018 has kicked off in Orlando, FL, for another exciting event connecting AP professionals. With its tagline theme of “Growth. Relevance. Influence.”, the event aims to encourage collaboration among retail leaders to identify and solve the loss prevention community’s biggest Read More
LP Software’s product suite encompasses risk/safety reporting, incident reporting, investigation and corrective action, OSHA management and much more. Stop by Booth 307 for a comprehensive presentation. Read More
In the spring of 2017, a Goodwill outlet store in Sacramento failed to train workers and respond to safety hazard warnings, which resulted in the crushing death of Abraham Garza, a loading dock worker, according to California’s workplace safety agency in April.
After a six-month Cal-OSHA investigation, which included a finding Read More
By Liz Martinez
Shopping mall security is not a replacement for retail loss prevention programs. Mall security and LP have supporting missions, but they’re different missions.
A diagram of the ideal exchange of information and ideas wouldn’t look like a triangle, with shopping mall security, retail loss prevention, and local police at the three Read More
Imagine the scenario: you are in the cockpit of a 747 approaching the lights of the runway, when the starboard engine bursts into flames, throwing the aircraft off its gentle downward trajectory towards residential properties—where you can almost see the faint light of television sets in the homes you are Read More
The practice of American shoppers looking for a deal on the Friday after Thanksgiving has evolved into a four-day retail event ending with Cyber Monday. This shopping bonanza leading off the holiday shopping season has implications for workers who may have long workdays and expanded work schedules. This season offers Read More
By Liz Martinez
Writing an incident report clearly and concisely is a critical skill for any business professional. In loss prevention, we use reports as part of the investigative process. They help us to evaluate workplace safety situations and crisis management performance. They are used to present facts, develop skills, and manage situations. Read More