Rene Urquia, EHS Director, talks of Western Milling’s Safety Management Systems and how he is making sure it continues to apply as business grows and changes. During the past year, there was a focus on safety training to deliver info, procedures, and processes employees need to understand to perform their job safely. Newly developed learning plans could be accessed remotely and employees responded well, completing 17 modules throughout the year which led to a visibly dramatic reduction in losses. Listen in to today’s #ClientSideChat to hear more!
Skipper Kendrick, CSP, FASSP, President, Kendrick Global Enterprises, LLC, joins us for part 1 of a 3-part series about “When Are We Going to Learn.” In this first part, Skipper discusses and challenges the idea that compliance is equal to safety. Skipper shares examples that question that notion and, while compliance is important and not going away, it is not the magic bullet that would put you into the top-tier safety performance. Skipper leaves us in this part with two things needed for safety training and about “safety first”: listen to hear what he really thinks.