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Safety program management and loss prevention strategies. Side effects of downsizing and reengineering on safety programs. Sample safety policy statements. Tips on the use of safety incentives. Risk management aids.

71 Resources
10 Steps for a Better Safety Program [19292] ?

A few simple tips that may help assist you in making your program work more efficiently

10 Ways to Get Into Trouble with OSHA [24753] ?

The best ways for companies to create problems for themselves with OSHA

A Supervisor's Guide to Safety Records [18774] ?

What should be documented

Adolescent and Teenager Safety and Health [5346] ?

Preventing deaths and injuries of adolescent workers

Aviation Safety Manager Functional Area Qualification Standard [pdf] [32316] ?

Establishes common functional area competency requirements for aviation safety managers

Aviation Safety Officer Functional Area Qualification Standard [pdf] [32315] ?

Establishes common functional area competency requirements for aviation safety officers

Business Case for Process Safety [pdf] [27090] ?

The benefits

Business Value of Industrial Hygiene [pdf] [39523] ?

Methods and findings from a 2008 study

Business Value of Industrial Hygiene - Case Studies [39524] ?

Making the business case for the value of industrial hygiene operations

Updated Canadian Incident Analysis Framework [40085] ?

Goal is to create a safer healthcare system

Updated Construction Safety Management Guide [39831] ?

For US DOE construction projects

Continual Improvement of Safety [26507] ?

A series of articles that promotes improving the underlying causes in the system that create the accidents

Core Principles of Hazard Control [22256] ?

The cardinal rules of hazard control

Cost Allocation Methods for WC [pdf] [26824] ?

A cost allocation methodology for workers compensation

Costs of Accidents [20391] ?

A quick way to estimate the annual cost of accidents in your workplace

Creating a Culture of Safety [26829] ?

What it is and how to create it

Employer Guide to Hiring a Safety Professional [pdf] [40517] ?

To manage safety and health risks in your organization

Enterprise Safety Management [35399] ?

A framework for achieving an injury-free workplace

Enterprise Safety Management Framework [35400] ?

A framework for achieving an injury-free workplace

Environmental Management [24964] ?

Series of articles related to workplace environmental performance

ESH Cost Model Development Report [pdf] [13322] ?

Semiconductor industry project to develop a financial model for ESH activities

Hazard Identification and Characterization [pdf] [10156] ?

Example of a sample hazard analysis process

Hidden Cost of Accidents - Factors to Consider [pdf] [38838] ?

Determine the additional sales needed to pay just the hidden costs of an accident

Hidden Costs of Accidents [16103] ?

Explanation of the iceberg theory

Hidden Costs of an Injury or Incident [25313] ?

Using the following chart, determine the dollar sales required to pay for different amounts of accident costs at varying

How to Establish a Safety Program [23889] ?

Includes a sample workplace safety program

How to Evaluate Safety and Health Changes in the Workplace [27926] ?

Steps for evaluating if the changes made to improve safety in the workplace really worked

Identifying Workplace Hazards [24771] ?

Hazard identification is a process requiring continued review

Immigrant Workers' Perceptions of Health and Safety in the Workplace [22604] ?

Policy brief on an in-depth study of 75 immigrant workers

Incident Rate Calculator [39972] ?

A metric used to compare your company’s safety performance against a national or state average

Inspections and Task Hazard Analysis [23987] ?

The principles of hazard control inspections and task hazard analysis

Lack of Safety Strategy [24766] ?

Is your company paying the high price of Lack of Safety Strategy (L.O.S.S.)?

Liberty Mutual Data on Workplace Safety [20475] ?

An article describes the results of Liberty Mutual Workplace Safety Index

Loss Control Coordinator Duties [pdf] [26820] ?

A position description for the person whose job is to administer a safety or loss control program

Management of a Health & Safety Program [16729] ?

Series of articles related to safety management and risk management

Management: Back to Basics [24760] ?

The emphasis for safety management should be to implement a holistic, integrated approach

Management: Safety in the Customer-Economy [24763] ?

The Equation for Success

Managing the Safety Message [27124] ?

Is management setting a good example?

Managing Workplace Safety and Health [27952] ?

Tutorial on safety management

Updated Occupational Exposure Assessment [pdf] [26491] ?

Example of a workplace exposure assessment policy

Occupational Safety Functional Area Qualification Standard [pdf] [32314] ?

Establishes common functional area competency requirements for occupational safety personnel

OSHA Complaints [8196] ?

How to file OSHA complaints

OSHA's Recordkeeping Rule: What's First Aid? [pdf] [2727] ?

First aid cases do not need to be reported

Outline of a Model Safety Program [pdf] [26821] ?

Can also be used as a checklist of a model safety program

Protecting Vulnerable Workers [24765] ?

Vulnerable workers young workers, older workers, women and immigrants are at higher risk of injury

Safe Jobs Now [2894] ?

An AFSCME Guide to Health and Safety in the Workplace - 13 chapters

Safety & Health Management Systems [17434] ?

Guidance information for developing a comprehensive safety and health program

Safety & the Changing Organization of Work [27930] ?

Downsizing, restructuring, dependence on temporary workers have implications for safety and health on the job

Safety and Health Management Principles [3463] ?

Online tutorial provides guidelines for creating a workplace injury & illness prevention plan

Updated Safety Audits - Basics [40095] ?

Types of safety audits

Safety Fundamentals for Supervisors Quiz [23621] ?

Example of a quiz used to test supervisor safety knowledge

Updated Safety Glossary [26994] ?

Safety acronyms/terms commonly used in the USA

Safety Management [24978] ?

A series of articles of interest to safety directors

Safety Management Constraints [27126] ?

Tight budgets have safety managers fighting for resources

Safety Management Insights [37757] ?

Articles and ideas for safety managers

Safety Management Tips and Techniques [26823] ?

For management

Safety Metrics [40521] ?

A discussion on the topic

SHARP - Safety & Health Assessment & Research for Prevention [15845] ?

SHARP from the state of Washington develops and analyzes data for injury and illness prevention

Small Business Safety Guidance [33866] ?

Articles outline steps to a safer workplace

Stop Work - Imminent Danger Procedures [pdf] [19405] ?

A policy & process to stop work to mitigate imminent danger to personnel, equipment or environment

The Cost of Safety [24406] ?

How to calculate the costs

Tools for Health & Safety Program Development [24522] ?

Designed for safety managers and safety coordinators

True Cost of Accidents [23884] ?

Guidance on how much additional revenue you need to cover the hidden costs of accidents

Updated Understanding ANSI, ASTM, FM, NFPA, SEI and UL [3142] ?

Fact sheet gives brief overview, addresses and phone numbers of each standards organization

Women's Safety & Health Issues at Work [1818] ?

Fact sheet on the hazards faced by working women

Women's Safety and Health Issues at Work [15610] ?

The occupational safety and health needs of working women

Women's Work-Related Safety and Health Issues [14869] ?

Advice about women in the workplace and the hazards they face

Workplace Safety Job Descriptions [26554] ?

Sample job descriptions for a workplace safety coordinator and for a safety committee

Zero Accidents Does Not Equal Safety Excellence [35591] ?

Zero accidents does not mean perfect safety

Related Categories & Information

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Ergonomics / Management
Role of management in ergonomics, cost of injuries, cost/benefits, etc.

Health / Wellness Programs
Workplace health promotion and wellness programs

Human Resources / Policies
Ready-to-use sample letters, contracts, forms, policies, checklists

Legal / Litigation
Legal case mgt, use of computer-generated evidence, attorney-client priviledge

Managed Care / Library
Managed care overviews, studies, and technical resources

Medicine / First Aid
Full text of first aid manuals and handouts

Medicine / Occupational Medicine
Large number of reference materials on occupational medicine

OSHA / Software
OSHA software to download

Risk Mgt / Management
Concepts, issues, principles, and theories of risk management

Safety Mgt / Statistics
Large variety of reports and datasets on workplace safety

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