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16 Construction Safety Stats to Know in 2021

Why is construction safety important? The construction industry tops the list when it comes to workplace injuries and fatalities, even with tightened safety regulations over the years. It’s important for companies to prioritize construction safety to minimize these risks and keep employees safe. When employees are safe, it strengthens your company’s reputation, and it leads […]

By Brian Sugarman on March 29, 2021
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Home Inspection Checklists – What You Should Know

  When you are buying a new or previously owned home, one of the final steps in the home buying process is to have a qualified home inspector perform a home inspection. These inspections are designed to help potential buyers identify any problems that they would consider to be a deal-breaker. If there’s an inspection […]

By Brian Sugarman on March 26, 2021
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What are the Main Stages and Processes of Incident Reporting?

Incident reports are effective tools to promote safety in the workplace. You want to do everything in your power to fill out your incident reports as professionally and effectively as possible. We have compiled a thorough list of the main incident reporting stages so you can ensure you’re taking every step to foster a culture […]

By Brian Sugarman on March 24, 2021
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Incident Report Examples & Templates

Knowing how to effectively file incident reports is a critical component for companies that want to cultivate their culture of safety at work. Incident reports are designed to document the important details surrounding an accident, incident, or near miss that happens in the workplace.  These reports are incredibly useful for informing companies on the real […]

By Brian Sugarman on March 22, 2021

Incident Reports: The Complete 2021 Guide

What is an Incident Report? An incident report formally documents workplace accidents, events, or near misses. These reports are crucial for capturing the details of the events that occur in situations like damage to company property, personal injury, health and safety issues, security breaches, or personnel misconduct. Companies should file incident reports because they give […]

By Ryan Hersh on March 21, 2021
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How to Write an Effective Incident Report

Writing effective incident reports takes time and skill. Because these documents are so in-depth, you can feel overwhelmed and unsure of what to include. That’s why we’ve created the ultimate guide to writing incident reports. Below we’ve outlined everything you need to know about writing incident reports—and how to do so effectively.    Procedure for […]

By Brian Sugarman on March 18, 2021
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Form Builders and Templates – What You Need to Know

  Forms can be complex and many times they can be more nuanced than you might expect. But with properly designed layouts, you can improve workflows, facilitate automation, and enable your business to customize and enhance its data collection practices. Continue reading this blog post for: Information about forms A summary of different types of […]

By Brian Sugarman on March 16, 2021
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What are Safety Data Sheets (SDSs)?

What is a SDS and what is its purpose? The term SDS refers to a Safety Data Sheet that is used by chemical companies to stay in compliance with the regulations set by OSHA in the Hazard Communication Standard (HCS). Companies that manufacture, distribute, or import chemicals are required to provide Safety Data Sheets to […]

By Brian Sugarman on March 14, 2021

Why Go Paperless and the Benefits of Doing So

More and more, businesses are moving from filing cabinets and arcane paper files to going paperless. What are the benefits of going paperless, and what does it mean for an office to become a paperless office? How can businesses become paperless effectively? Ten Benefits to Going Paperless Improvements to Document Management Practices: When someone needs […]

By Hayden Clinard on March 10, 2021
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7 Immediate Steps to Take After an Injury

Employee safety matters a great deal and the last thing anyone wants is to see a coworker hurt. However, the reality is an injury can happen to anyone at any time and without notice. The most important thing is to have a plan in place before an incident occurs. This way your organization can spring […]

By Brian Sugarman on March 9, 2021