Employee Training: 4 Ways to Increase Learning Retention

Employee Training: 4 Ways to Increase Learning Retention

It doesn’t matter if your employees spend their days working behind computers or operating forklifts, the way environmental health and safety (EHS) information is communicated to them plays a huge role in how they understand and apply it. Here are some strategies to...
OSHA Scaffolding: How to Stay In Line With OSHA’s Standard

OSHA Scaffolding: How to Stay In Line With OSHA’s Standard

OSHA’s Scaffolding Standard: What It Is OSHA definition: OSHA’s scaffolding rules “[aim] to protect workers using scaffolding in construction work. Scaffolding hazards continue to rank high on the list of the most frequently cited standards in the construction...
Cannabis in the Workplace: 7 Facts Employers Should Know

Cannabis in the Workplace: 7 Facts Employers Should Know

It’s beloved and feared, ubiquitous and taboo, legal and illegal—all at the same time. I’m referring to the plant known as cannabis (AKA marijuana), the subject of significant controversy and uncertainty, especially in regards to the workplace. Given the number of...
OSHA Respiratory Protection: How to Ensure Safety and Compliance

OSHA Respiratory Protection: How to Ensure Safety and Compliance

OSHA Respiratory Protection Standard: What It Is OSHA definition: “In the control of those occupational diseases caused by breathing air contaminated with harmful dusts, fogs, fumes, mists, gases, smokes, sprays, or vapors, the primary objective shall be to prevent...
Effective Workforce Training Is Designed with Employees in Mind

Effective Workforce Training Is Designed with Employees in Mind

Workforce training is essential in virtually every organization. However, every organization approaches training differently, and not everyone does it effectively. For some organizations, training is simply a matter of checking the box. It’s about providing the...