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Encourage Workers to Report Accidents

Don't Reward The Safety Cover-up

Use your incentive program to encourage workers to report accidents and unsafe practices. By Buck Peavey
It was Thursday, 3:50 p.m. Will Hudson was cleaning up his work area and putting away tools in the warehouse, preoccupied with thoughts of returning home to his wife's silent treatment. "How...
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Run a Successful Safety Incentive Program

Lemon Juice or Lemonade?

In order to justify and run a truly successful safety incentive program, you must run the numbers. By Buck Peavey
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"What do you mean, I have to figure out the cost of the lemons and paper cups before I open my lemonade stand?...
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Safety Jackpot Makes Everyone a Winner!

Safety Jackpot Makes Everyone a Winner! Companies tell how their training and incentive successfully improved workplace safety. Encouraging workplace safety is no longer a gamble for Tom Lengyel, health and safety supervisor at Trans-End Technology Ashtabula, Ohio. Before Jan.1, 1994, accidents at the Union Carbide subsidiary were at an all-time high and many were not...
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How to Run a Successful Safety-Incentive Program

Reprint from Safety & Health Management Magazine

How to Run a Successful Safety-Incentive Program

By Doug Toft
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Any manager who decides to start a safety-incentive program faces a bewildering array of options. The goal seems clear enough: to promote safety on the job. Yet, while one company offers...
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