Free EHS Infographics

November 28, 2016By Steve HunterBlog

Are you a health and safety professional or blogger? Perhaps you are looking for content for your health and safety website or intranet? Maybe you have a presentation and are looking for an image to compliment it or add value? This is our gift to you!  We have a bank of FREE infographics for you … Read More

Incident Investigation and Imagination by Dr Rob Long

November 22, 2016By Rob LongBlog

The latest of our guest blogs for #IMM2016 is reprinted here by kind permission of Dave Collins at safetyrisk.net. In this article, Social Psychology expert Dr. Rob Long, Principle Trainer at Human Dymensions, discusses incident investigation and the limits of risk imagination. ‘Everything you can imagine is real’ – Pablo Picasso I often get asked … Read More

Accidents Have Cause And Effect For Everyone, Not Just The Injured; by Ron Parker

November 18, 2016By Ron ParkerBlog

In this article, the next of our guest blogs for #IMM2016, experienced safety professional Ron Parker highlights how an accident has cause and effect not just for the injured party, but various other stakeholders too. This article was originally published on Warriors4Safety.com and is republished with kind permission.According to OSHA, construction is one of the most … Read More

Leading Indicators, and Trusting Your Instincts by John Dony

November 14, 2016By John DonyBlog

In another of our guest blogs for Incident Management Month, John Dony of the National Safety Council gives his thoughts on one of the key elements of thorough incident management; leading indicators, and trusting our instincts as well as the data we collect.  Picture this – you’re playing a game in which the goal is … Read More

How Best to Optimize Your Safety Observation Program by Thomas Arnold

November 8, 2016By Thomas ArnoldBlog

In this article, the next of our guest blogs for #IMM2016, experienced safety professional Thomas Arnold, discusses how best to optimize the safety observation program within your business/organization. This article was originally published on Incident Prevention on 22 August 2016 and is reprinted with the author’s permission.World-class organizations do not achieve sustained safety excellence without a … Read More

Stress in EHS – How Management Can Help Employees

November 4, 2016By Steve HunterBlog

November 2nd 2016 saw the 18th annual National Stress Awareness Day (#nationalstressawarenessday) take place, organized by the International Stress Management Association UK. The tagline for this year’s campaign was “Workplace Wellness – Your Prime Investment”.In this blog for #IMM2016, we look at how stress impacts not only on the individual, but on the organization for … Read More

Zero Incident Goals Motivate Risk-Taking, Not Excellence – by Shawn Galloway

November 2, 2016By Shawn GallowayBlog

In the latest of our guest articles for #IMM2016, best-selling EHS author, keynote speaker and President of ProAct Safety, Shawn M. Galloway discusses how a zero incident goal within a workplace actually encourages employees to take more risks, rather than achieve overall safety excellence. Zero incident programs and goals are the desires of average safety cultures, not excellently-performing … Read More