The best safety cultures are led by business leaders who integrate safety into the business. Every responsible company strives for a safe working environment for employees, but many don’t take the next step that allows them to achieve true safety leadership. Building a world-class safety culture is not out of your reach.
Safety managers throughout the country work to prevent incidents, minimize injuries and prevent disruption in company production. One of their biggest fears is a knock from an OSHA compliance safety and health officer.
If you are employed at a smaller operation - with potentially smaller resources such as little or no EHS staff or less funding for EHS programs - you have unique challenges. Here's how one company met some of those challenges.