ISQEM would like to know is safety still a main priority in your organisation. Or is safety taking a back step due to financial pressures or poblems in the market place. The news around the world is saying that safety is on the increase, but is this true? ISQEM will be making a review and welcome you comments on this important safety issue.
Added by Wayne Harris on August 18, 2012 at 12:30am — No Comments
The new CEO of BP, Bob Dudley, announced recently that next bonuses at the company will be based solely on how safety guidelines are met, rather than the way it has been up till now which included operational and financial goals along with safety.
While we certainly applaud BPs' seeming new commitment to safety after a rather poor record, we can't help but wonder if tying bonuses to safety in this manner isn't going to foster an atmosphere of deception and lying.
Added by Safetyguy08 on October 26, 2010 at 11:41am — No Comments
Most people realize that for every dollar that your employer pays you, he is having to spend another dollar in additional costs (insurance, equipment for you to do your job, benefits, etc…). Most people, however, don't stop to think how much it actually costs your employer when you are injured on the job.
Here's a quick breakdown:
Added by Safetyguy08 on July 28, 2010 at 10:11am — No Comments