Best Practice White Papers

Your First Line of Defense

While we hope that fire extinguishers never have to be used, they still need to be inspected and maintained to ensure they are working properly in case an emergency occurs. In the Sure-Fire Guide to Fire Extinguisher Inspections, you will: Learn how often fire extinguishers should be inspected. Get a paper copy of KPA’s Monthly […]

Safety Management Systems: Building a Foundation on Data

Industry standards help set the foundation for a safety management system (SMS) that protects workers, but data gathering is the engine that drives it. The Intelex Insight Report “Safety Management Systems: Building a Foundation on Data,” explains what resources are available to help you create a system and identifies key SMS data-gathering components needed. Learn […]

Employee and Occupational Health Recordkeeping Systems

Using the right tool to complete a task or project makes all the difference. For example, contractors wouldn’t use a drill to push in a nail, they’d use a hammer. The same holds true when it comes to general medical record documentation vs employee and occupational health recordkeeping. General healthcare practitioners focus their work on […]

As Occupational Head Injuries Continue to Rise Safety Managers Are Turning to a Logical Advancement in Head Protection

Head protection has come a long way since the day of the “Hard-Boiled Hat” in the early 1920s. While significant advancements have been made over the past 100 years, the reality is that today’s job site requires multi-faceted protection designed to help protect workers from head injuries related to dropped objects as well as minor […]

Buyer’s Guide to EHS Software: Recalibrating to Meet the Moment

This is your definitive guide to making an EHS & Sustainability technology choice – the key to a safer, healthier and more sustainable workplace for employees, contractors, communities and the planet. EHS and Sustainability (EHS&S) management was once a siloed function – full of gaps with zero visibility and only seen as a cost-center – […]

Best Practices When Procuring, Placing and Maintaining Your Emergency Eye/Face Wash and Showers

For many employers, selecting and maintaining safety equipment is a small component of their overall safety plan. There are many pre-emergency measures that are necessary to ensure a safe environment for team members, as well as meeting complex OSHA requirements. Emergency response can sometimes be an afterthought, as prevention is perceived as paramount. Access Here.

EHS Management Continuous Improvement Guide

Looking for ways to strengthen your safety program and create a safer work environment? The right continuous improvement plan in place can help you better protect your people. Alcumus’ latest guide showcases each step of the Plan, Do, Check, Act Cycle and the necessary elements which should be included at each stage for a successful […]

Ensuring a Safer Workplace through a Comprehensive Contractor Qualification Framework

The weakest link in your qualification efforts may be your current program. By now, most organizations are familiar with the legal liability arising from activities of contractors and suppliers at a worksite. They recognize third-party compliance as the most difficult risk exposure to address and properly manage. One of the most effective ways to deal […]

Exploring Extended Use Gloves Vs. Single-Use Gloves in Industrial Applications

There is extensive use of single-use gloves in industrial workplaces from light to heavy manufacturing to the oil, gas and mining industries. Disposable gloves are used by workers to prevent direct skin contact with common industrial oils, chemicals and cleaners. During the COVID-19 pandemic, many companies saw usage skyrocket, supply chain issues, and higher prices, […]

3 Tips for Establishing an Effective & Sustainable Safety Culture

Many organizations face the challenge of ensuring that their employees are fully participating in safety efforts. Ultimately, any attempt to build an effective and sustainable safety culture needs to be seen by employees as more than just another set of tasks pushed down from above. Direct engagement at all levels of the organization is the […]