Training/Incentives

Study: Training doesn't improve performance if workers aren't motivated

Employee engagement makes the difference

Employee training doesn’t work on employees who aren’t motivated, according to a new study by a business thought leadership organization, The Forum: Business Results Through People.


Read More

Summit Training Source Joins Health & Safety institute family of brands to create the leading safety & health training organization

Summit Training Source is pleased to announce they have joined the Health & Safety Institute (HSI) family of brands. Together, Summit and HSI form the leading provider of health, safety and life saving education materials in the market.


Read More

First HazCom deadline coming this year

The first deadline in the implementation phase of OSHA’s Hazard Communications Standard isn’t fast approaching, but it is approaching. Employers have until Dec. 1, 2013 to train workers on the new label elements and safety data sheet format.


Read More
IGA Helping Hand

2013 Glove Symposium: Get a global grip

International Glove Association meets March 17-19 in Palm Coast, FL
The International Glove Association is the sole glove association designed to meet the expanding and interdependent global working relationships between glove suppliers, manufacturers and distributors.


Read More

Dangling the carrot: Motivating teams to cut comp costs

Following are some case studies that illustrate positive results that can come from applying gamification to workers’ health and safety.


Read More

ASSE publishes new college texts

The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) announces the publication of eight new textbooks edited by Joel M. Haight, PhD., PE for college and university students. Developed from one of ASSE’s most popular technical publications, The Safety Professional’s Handbook, Second Edition these peer-reviewed texts, written by safety, health and environmental professionals, are intended as primary texts for core safety, health and environmental undergraduate courses.


Read More

Here are the week’s top occupational safety and health-related products from ISHN.com:

Here are the week's top Product Innovations as featured on ISHN.com


Read More

3 tips for gaining compliance with operating procedures

I have visited several gas plants across the U.S. Gas plants are complex facilities. They operate at pressure with flammable materials and dangerous products.


Read More

Understand the human dynamics of worker safety

What could be worse,” bellowed W. Edwards Deming at his four-day workshop in 1991, than “on-the-job training”.


Read More

Are your workers blind to safety?

The major cause of inattention blindness is not how much sensory information the employee is trying to process; it is due to the cognitive workload.


Read More

Multimedia

Videos

Image Galleries

Scenes from the World of Safety

Sights, signs & symbols from the National Safety Congress & Expo held in San Diego, CA, September 15-18

12/11/14 11:00 am EST

Why Flame Resistant Workwear? Understanding Workplace Hazards and OSHA Compliance

By defining the leading causes of flash fires, electric arc and molten metal splatter, we will address the ways in which companies can better protect their employees from such hazards through proper staff outfitting. In the topic, we will discuss the benefits of – and recent developments to – flame-resistant workwear and what to consider when creating a program for your employees.

ISHN Magazine

ISHN1214_cover.jpg

2014 December

Check out ISHN's last issue of the year, which features articles about distance learning, foot protection and confined space.

Table Of Contents Subscribe

THE ISHN STORE

M:\General Shared\__AEC Store Katie Z\AEC Store\Images\ISHN\safetyfourth.jpg
Safety Engineering, 4th Edition

A practical, solutions-driven reference, Safety Engineering, 4th edition, has been completely revised and updated to reflect many of today’s issues in safety.

More Products

For Distributors Only - SEPTEMBER 2014

ISHN FDO SEPTEMBER 2014For Distributors Only is ISHN's niche brand standard-sized magazine supplement aimed at an audience of 2,000 U.S. distributors that sell safety products. Circulation only goes to distributors. CHECK OUT THE SEPTEMBER 2014 ISSUE OF FDO HERE

STAY CONNECTED

Facebook logo Twitter YouTubeLinkedIn Google + icon

ishn infographics

2012 US workplace deathsCheck out ISHN's new Infographic page! Learn more about worker safety through these interactive images. CLICK HERE to view the page.