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Safety Risk-Taker Reform School: How To Legally Discipline, Retrain And Engage Employees Who Take Unnecessary Safety Risks

SKU:WC-1023688
Date / Time: Recorded
Format: Webinar
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Description:

Workers who take unnecessary safety risks by not following established safety procedures and practices can create a host of problems for your company—including putting themselves and others in danger and creating legal liabilities and penalty risks for your company.

If your safety program lacks a strong enforcement component, there is a high likelihood that overall safety results such as accident frequency, workers’ compensation costs, and employee morale will trend the wrong way. Additionally, when it comes time to demonstrate to OSHA that your organization has implemented a comprehensive, successful safety program, you must be able to show that you have a documented disciplinary program. Without this component, serious compliance issues may occur and lead to violations, citations, and penalties, and the possibility of using the “unpreventable employee misconduct/isolated incident” defense against citations which may be available when an accident was the result of an employee’s unsafe act is unlikely.

To remedy this problem, safety managers must create, communicate, and follow a program for enforcing safety rules, observing employees’ safety related behavior, and evaluating performance. Additionally, having a clearly worded, written disciplinary policy is critical for addressing potential OSHA fines later down the road.

Join us for an in-depth webinar on how to develop, communicate, and enforce your disciplinary strategy for managing safety risk takers so that you can reform and inspire them to follow your safety rules.

Learning Objectives:

  • What OSHA inspectors are looking for when inspecting for and evaluating disciplinary programs
  • Examples of key wording to ensure you’ve got a comprehensive, clear, and fair safety rule enforcement policy that can withstand OSHA scrutiny
  • Who should be involved in developing and implementing the safety rule enforcement policy
  • How to communicate the safety rule enforcement program to key groups, including line supervisors and employees
  • How to verify that the existing safety rules are clear, concise, and consistent
  • Tips on training employees so they understand the safety rules they must follow
  • Best practices for getting supervisors to consistently enforce safety rules
  • How to get critical support and participation from all levels of the organization as you implement your safety rule enforcement program—and what it really takes to engage safety risk takers to change their ways
  • Best practices for retraining safety risk takers to ensure they change bad safety habits for the betterAbout Your Presenter:

    Adele Abrams, Esq., CMSP
    Firm President
    Law Offices of Adele L. Abrams P.C.

    Adele Abrams, Esq., CMSP, is an attorney, safety professional, and firm president of the Law Offices of Adele L. Abrams P.C. Ms. Abrams is recognized as a national expert on occupational safety and health, and heads a ten-attorney firm that represents employers and contractors nationwide in OSHA and MSHA litigation, and provides safety and health training, auditing, and consultation services. She is a Certified Mine Safety Professional, and a Department of Labor–approved trainer. Ms. Abrams is on the adjunct faculty of Catholic University in Washington, DC, where she teaches employment and labor law.

    Ms. Abrams is also a professional member of the American Society of Safety Engineers, and is co-author of several safety-related textbooks. She is chair of the National Safety Council’s Business & Industry Division committee on regulatory and legal affairs. She is admitted to the Bars of MD, DC and PA, as well as multiple federal courts including the US Supreme Court.


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The live versions are interactive, meaning that participants can ask questions in real time, plus are a very cost-effective form of training because 1) you receive fast, convenient learning without any out-of-office time; 2) you can invite as many colleagues as you'd like to listen in on a single phone line; 3) you incur no travel expenses; and 4) you and your colleagues are back at work immediately after the session ends!

And though with recorded versions you do lose the ability to ask questions, you gain the ability to hear the presentation numerous times and to share it with others in your office.

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About The Provider: BLR® is the leader in helping organizations, and their employees, reduce safety, environmental and employment compliance-related legal exposure, stay on the right side of law, and achieve their full potential. We offer best-in-class compliance product and services that includes news, information & analysis, best practice guidance, employee training and turn-key tools delivered in a wide range of formats from online applications, live events and websites to books, CD's, Video, Posters and newsletters geared to all sized organizations and industries.
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Keywords For This Course:

Safety Risks, Safety work rules and procedures, Stepped disciplinary process, Documentation and safety work rule discipline, Effective enforcement of work rule violation, Written and documented safety program, Safety Work Rule Enforcement Policy, Supervisors and safety work rule enforcement, Discipline and poor safety performers, Improving workplace safety through work rule enforcement

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