Millennials, people born between 1980-2000, are now the largest, most diverse generation in the U.S. population. Millennials are the new workforce. Will workplace safety programs built and influenced by retiring baby boomers need to change to better serve millennials?
Baby Boomers entered their work careers when OSHA and EPA were being formed. The group mindset of boomers places heavy emphasis on regulatory compliance for safety program management. Millennials grew up with the Internet. Millennials Goggle best safety practices.