Leading Vs. Trailing Indicators

Leading Vs. Trailing Indicators

THE CORE CONCEPT OF PREDICTIVE SAFETY Good sense dictates that we should learn lessons from our mistakes so we avoid making them a second time. But must we always make the mistake before the lesson can be learned? Take the curious child who touches the hot stove after...
Seasonal Changes

Seasonal Changes

CHANGING SEASONS= CHANGING SAFETY The Mine Safety and Health Administration is promoting a new safety initiative to raise awareness that October is historically the most dangerous month in metal and nonmetal mining. During October, as sites prepare for fall and...

Accidents Happen

PEARL OF WISDOM OR FLAWED LOGIC? Workers in high-hazard industries are well aware that their jobs may carry inherent safety risks, and recurring safety training is virtually universal to prevent and mitigate unsafe situations. But, unfortunately, accidents continue to...