Some of the most effective ways of keeping people safe in the work place is through making risk and danger visible. Colored lines are painted on the floor to create safe walkways. Posters or signs are used to communicate safety hazards. Permits are required and are prominently displayed. Each of these instances illustrate the same fundamental point: for people to be safe, hazards must be visible.
In this whitepaper we will discuss one of the most effective ways to immediately improve the effectiveness of a Safety Management System (SMS): making statistics and analytics visible.
Download this whitepaper and learn how increased visiblity can help to:
- Promote safety culture
- Identify trends quicker
- Increase accountability
- Increase company involvement
About the Author
Shannon Crinklaw is a Client Service Consultant with Medgate. Shannon has worked in the safety and environmental field for over 10 years mostly in the private sector within manufacturing environments. Shannon received a Business degree specializing in Human Resources from the University of Waterloo in Waterloo, Ontario. She furthered her specialization in safety by receiving a post grad certificate from Ryerson University in Toronto, Ontario. She currently holds 2 certifications as a Canadian Registered Safety Professional and Canadian Human Resource Leader. Prior to Medgate, Shannon’s experience included work with recognized safety leaders within the automotive industry where she was involved in various aspects of developing and executing Safety programs and involvement in the ISO 14001 certification. Shannon’s broad experience in the occupational health and safety field enables her to bring a deep understanding of the needs of Medgate clients.More Content by Shannon Crinklaw, CRSP, CHRL