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I would never belong to a group that would have me as a member

The rise of the self-loathing safety professional
April 9, 2014

Recently I was talking to colleagues on the subject of talking to strangers on airplanes. Like many safety professionals I spend a fair amount of time crammed into an uncomfortable seat, breathing stale air, and having my space invaded by a mouth-breather whose idea of a good trip is chatting up the stranger beside him.


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20 tips for being a corporate diplomat

February 3, 2014
Essentially all managers know the likelihood of going to jail for safety violations is practically zero.


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Do safety pros hate their bosses?

A Yahoo news story doesn’t paint a pretty picture
January 2, 2014
Whoa, you’re treading on thin, very politically incorrect ground here when one uses the word “hate.”


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You’ve been promoted to manage, now what?

Once they like you, the cats you herd are good companions
January 2, 2014
Clients and students of mine ask what they need to do to one day be chosen for the ES&H vice president role.


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Enhance your safety curator’s toolbox

October 2, 2013
A management system requires timely and accurate information provided to an organization.


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Safety processes need constant reinforcement

June 7, 2013
Consider your safety process. Certainly your safety management systems such as your procedures, rules, reporting systems, inspections, hazard identification, safety training and the like act as a sort of foundation and structure that we hope will reduce hazards and associated risk


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You must be a curator to access & sell your knowledge & expertise

June 7, 2013
To enhance your value to any organization, one must become a “curator” that can identify, select, qualify, and organize essential information.


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Compliance is moving to a risk management focus

June 7, 2013
The new pace of business means organizations are more complex. Businesses are increasing their global footprint with locations worldwide.


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Five ways managers undermine culture

June 7, 2013
In order to build (or strengthen) a safety culture, it’s helpful for managers to recognize pitfalls of leading in safety and understand how to remedy them.


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You need to manage strategically

Not enough attention is placed on the need for business practices to be integrated into safety thinking
June 7, 2013
Imagine an operational leader of any business who is unable to produce a strategic plan.


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ASSE's Safety 2013 Review

A photo gallery from the Las Vegas Convention Center, where ASSE’s annual professional development conference was held June 24 to 27. All photos courtesy of the American Society of Safety Engineers.

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ASSE's Safety 2013 Review

A photo gallery from the Las Vegas Convention Center, where ASSE’s annual professional development conference was held June 24 to 27. All photos courtesy of the American Society of Safety Engineers.

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