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This Is Why OSHA’s No. 1 Violation Never Changes

November 27, 2019

Fall protection has been No. 1 on OSHA’s top 10 list of violations since 2011. Why is that and how should you respond? Expert Thom Kramer, P.E., CSP, explains.

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How to Negotiate Your Salary as a Safety Professional

November 15, 2019

Every safety professional will need to negotiate their salary at some point in their careers. These five key strategies will help you earn what you’re worth.

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10 Ways Safety Professionals Can Better Manage Conflict

November 7, 2019

Conflict is inevitable, but the way safety professionals respond can make a big difference. Use these 10 tips to help you manage disputes like a boss.

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Quiz: Which Type of Safety Professional Are You?

October 24, 2019

Your unique strengths help make you a better safety professional. Take this quiz and compare results with your friends and colleagues.

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5 Ways to Work With Leadership for Better Risk Management

October 10, 2019

Are you struggling to communicate the importance of risk management to your organization’s senior leadership team? Try these five strategies.

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Why AI Is the Future of Construction Safety

October 3, 2019

Construction safety could soon face an AI revolution. Here’s how the industry is slowly adopting new technology to protect workers on the job.

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10 Things That Will Help Safety Professionals Stand Out

September 26, 2019

It may not be as hard as you think to advance your safety career. These 10 things can help you build your skills and raise your profile.

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How to Talk to Every Generation About Psychological Safety

September 19, 2019

Psychological safety is an important workplace topic that means different things to each generation. These tips will help you communicate with your team.

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5 Stats That Show the Need for Focus in Safety Education

September 12, 2019

Countless distractions make it difficult to focus on improving your safety education. These five stats show just how important it is to rethink your habits.

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The Value of the Safety Profession

January 14, 2019

Every safety professional has a story and many follow a unique path into the profession.

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