OSHA’s Electronic Reporting Rule

In 2016, OSHA implemented a new rule to improve tracking of workplace injuries and illnesses. The rule requires certain…

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12 Ways Food Manufacturers Protect Consumers Who Suffer from Food Allergies

A food allergy happens when the body treats a normally harmless food as though it were a dangerous substance. The body mistakes proteins in the food for more serious invaders such as viruses or bacteria. The body releases antibodies to fight the supposed intruder, which causes pain and inflammation.

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What is “Competency-Based” Safety Training?

Competencies are measurable behavioral objectives used to define the actions a learner should be able to perform, and the level of skill that learner must be able to demonstrate when performing that action, in order for the learner to be considered fully trained.

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Don’t Flash at Work: Why Adobe Flash is Ending

Adobe Flash, a popular web application, is on the verge of extinction. Major companies, such as Google and Apple, no longer support it, and now SafetySkills is joining them. Don’t worry – we’ll cover what it is, what it means, and what you can expect.

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What’s Best: eLearning or Conventional Training Approaches?

A big question that we are most often asked to answer: Is online safety training as effective as instructor-led safety training? After wrestling with this question for the past 10 years or more, we believe that neither instructor-led training or asynchronous elearning is inherently better than the other.

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508 Compliance and Online Safety Training for Colleges & Universities

Accessibility and compliance challenges in higher education Improving access for individuals with disabilities to valuable information and tools is…

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Safety Training is Most Effective in the Learner’s Native Language

The importance of native language safety training Hispanic and Latino workers have the highest workplace fatality rate of any…

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2 OSHA Rule Changes Set to Take Effect in August

OSHA increasing maximum penalties for violations on August 1 For the first time since 1990, OSHA is increasing their…

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Online Environmental Compliance and Safety Training

Content, Content, Content The three most important elements of any online training solution are content, content and content.

 

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