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Risk Management: Part 2 of a Series - The Risk Analysis Process

04/02/19
Safety & Loss Control

As humans, we’ve been dealing with risk since the beginning of time. We may think we have risk under control, but most people manage risk using emotion by hinging their estimates to evidence despite the known danger of making assumptions without considering unknowns. What makes the matter worse is thoughts are usually compounded by confirmation bias. It is not uncommon to see a company irrationally directing even more resources to a failed course of action...

Risk Management: Part 1 of a Series

03/05/19
Safety & Loss Control

Most of the businesses that I partner with survived the Great Recession between 2007 and 2009, albeit a bit scarred and bruised. It was common to see companies become obsessed with insulating themselves from what may have been seen in better days, as opportunities. They began to proceed with more caution than ever before; but there is a flip side to that coin...

Workplace Violence: Awareness and Prevention

07/25/17
Safety & Loss Control

By: Alex Napier

On Your Best Behavior: Behavior-Based Safety

07/10/17
Safety & Loss Control

 

By: Pedro Mercado, CSHO, SHEP, COSM, CLCS, CRIS, CSSGB, VP of HSE and Risk Management

 

Use behavior-based safety effectively

Behavior-based safety helps determine why at-risk behavior occurs on the job and the steps necessary to change at-risk behavior into safe behavior. This method uses observation and feedback to encourage and reinforce safe behavior.

 

Behaviors selected for observation must be:

ANALYZE THIS! Accident Prevention & Mitigation

06/14/17
Safety & Loss Control

By: Pedro Mercado, CSHO, SHEP, COSM, CLCS, CRIS, CSSGB, VP of HSE and Risk Management

 

Accident prevention and mitigation

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