Workplace Safety – The Old School’s Gone

We’ve all heard it. “In my day workplace safety came down to common sense!” Sometimes it’s worth stopping to ask the speaker to define common sense. For example, a backpacker, with no farm experience, is told to drive a half-million-dollar machine with little or no instruction. If he cocks it up, is it merely a […]

Behavior Based Safety – Does It Work?

Behavior Based Safety – You’re probably unknowingly using it. Most business owners are probably not familiar with the term Behaviour Based Safety. However, it’s likely they’re unknowingly using it, or at least part of it. What is “Behavior Based Safety”? Behaviour Based Safety is an approach to health and safety management that focuses on workers’ […]