Safety Center Blog

Ethics in Safety

By Bob Lapidus, CSP (Retired), CSMS A good place to start for establishing ethics in safety is with the code of ethics created by the Board of Certified Safety Professionals (BCSP) and used by permission of the BCSP.  You do not have to have a […]

Annual Goal Setting

By Bob Lapidus, CSP (Retired), CSMS In the field of safety, we often establish goals. What are our plans for the coming year?   Typically, there are two types of goals: Loss Results or Trailing Indicators (our organization’s loss results – hopefully none) Activities or […]

Getting Buy In for Safety

 By Bob Lapidus, CSP (Retired), CSMS You have just been hired to create and implement a comprehensive safety program for an organization.  What do you do?   1. Take it easy; don’t be in a rush. 2. Find out management’s expectations of you and your […]