June is National Safety Month and to celebrate we want to thank all of our awesome Safety Center Inc. members and supporters by offering some great FREE resources to support you in your safety efforts! Here are our top five free workplace safety tools. Happy National Safety Month everyone!
- Safety Center DVD/Video Library (Free for members)
Free for all Safety Center members, Safety Center’s DVD/Video library includes training videos across a wide array of industries including Construction, CPR/First Aid, Ergonomics, Fire/Disaster, Hazardous Materials, Heavy Equipment, Off the Job Safety, In the Office Safety, and specific hazards including confined space, electrical, hand/power tools, lockout/tagout, welding, and more. Become a member today! safetycenter.org/workplace-safety/membership/
- National Safety Council’s Free National Safety Month Materials
This June the National Safety Council is celebrating your passions with the theme of “What I Live For.” They will be sharing your safety stories as well as providing resources such as posters, tip sheets, safety checklists, and infographics. This year they are focusing on prescription painkiller abuse, transportation safety, ergonomics, emergency preparedness, and slips, trips, and falls. Visit the NSC’s website today for your free National Safety Month resources. http://safety.nsc.org/nsm
- U.S. Department of Labor YouTube Channel
The U.S. Department of Labor offers a ton of free training videos including OSHA-powered examination videos (texting while driving, fatal shipyard accidents) and general training videos including Respiratory Safety, Heat Illness and more. Join the thousands of YouTube subscribers on their channel and subscribe for all kinds of new resources, trainings, and links. https://www.youtube.com/user/usdepartmentoflabor?feature=results_main
- The Workplace Safety Show – Lewellyn Technology
Based out of Indianapolis and started in 1993, Lewellyn Technology has a series of conversational videos with field experts called The Workplace Safety Show. Hosted by Jay Smith and Lewellyn Technology founder Daryn Lewellyn, The Workplace Safety Show offers industry insights from trained professionals on topics including OSHA regulations, PPE, NFPA 70E, Combustible Dust, and more. Subscribe today. https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLEB68A54CF062C8C8
- Workplace Safety Games – Lovetoknow.com
Safety trainings don’t have to be limited to lectures and PowerPoint presentations. LoveToKnow.com has come up with some safety games that are sure to engage and help educate students. Activities like Workplace Safety Survivor Game, Safety Slogan Scramble, and Workplace Safety Charades will add an element of fun to your employee trainings. LoveToKnow.com also has some creative workplace safety ideas and a great deal of resources/ideas revolving around health and safety on the job.