What's Your Safety Complacency Plan?

Posted by Kevin Burns on Feb 24, 2021 12:15:00 PM

Your team was doing great in safety and then suddenly, it wasn’t. You’ve been watching the incident numbers inch up over a few months and you are concerned that something bigger is going to happen. You know you need to deal with it before it gets worse. But you don’t know where to start.

And you’re not even sure what the plan is or whether you even have the time needed to fix it. Complacency is the biggest concern of safety professionals and senior managers.

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Supervisors Are Key to Improving Safety

Posted by Kevin Burns on May 21, 2020 1:15:00 PM

Front-line supervisors who find themselves thrust into the position without a lot of tools to get started can benefit greatly from our program, PeopleWork Supervisor.

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Processes Don't Deliver Safety, People Do!

Posted by Kevin Burns on Mar 18, 2020 1:15:00 PM

If you have been trying to help your team buy-in to safety but are having trouble getting the result you’d like, you may be focused on the wrong thing. In this week’s post, a three-step plan to improve the level of buy-in to the safety program.

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3 Tips for Motivating in Safety

Posted by Kevin Burns on Mar 11, 2020 1:00:00 PM

One of the questions I’m asked most often is “How do we motivate employees to be enthusiastic about safety?”

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Create A Positive, Motivated Team in Safety

Posted by Kevin Burns on Mar 4, 2020 1:00:00 PM

How many of your safety meetings are focused on benefits of safety instead of being focused on rules? Let’s look at some of the benefits of safety.

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Are You The Safety Leader Your Team Needs?

Posted by Kevin Burns on Feb 19, 2020 1:15:00 PM

What would it take for your team to perform better in all things including safety? And are you the person who can get them there?

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Do You Know Your Real Safety Role?

Posted by Kevin Burns on Feb 12, 2020 1:15:00 PM

What really is your role as a supervisor, a manager or even a front-line safety person? Knowing that role and accepting it can dramatically increase your effectiveness, help to overcome complacency and build teams who care about each other.

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What Old Teachers Can Teach Us About Safety Leadership

Posted by Kevin Burns on Feb 5, 2020 1:15:00 PM

How did you get to where you are? And who were the people who you depended on to help? The answers to those questions can help you become a better safety leader.

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Are You Talking About These 4 Things in Safety Meetings Yet?

Posted by Kevin Burns on Jan 22, 2020 1:15:00 PM

If you want better participation and engagement at safety meetings, then there are four things you should be talking about at your meetings. Are you talking about them yet?

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Safety complacency may not be the problem

Posted by Kevin Burns on Dec 18, 2019 1:15:00 PM

Concerned about complacency? Careful. Complacency may not be the problem. Find out if it is the problem at your workplace.

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