Safety Management Insights

The New Management of Change Module for the BasicSafe Software Suite

Posted by Don Brown on Apr 17, 2017 8:30:00 AM

Are you struggling to keep track of all the projects and changes within your organization? From processes to products to people, every major initiative involves a dizzying array of logistics, safety concerns and regulatory requirements. Tracking individual contributions isn’t easy, either, particularly when several departments are involved.

To help you manage these concerns, we’ve created our Management of Change Module. Comprehensive and customizable, this module allows you to tie up loose ends, validate task completion and ensure regulatory compliance during any change in your company. Here’s what it can do.

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BasicSafe’s Award-Winning Clients

Posted by Kevin Shoemaker on Jan 2, 2017 8:30:00 AM

We at BasicSafe pride ourselves on our ability to help companies across the country maintain safety policies and procedures to keep their work environments safe. It is an honor to help our clients with their safety and compliance efforts.

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Client Satisfaction: The Amalgamated Sugar company

Posted by Don Brown on Oct 18, 2016 8:00:00 AM

For over five years, The Amalgamated Sugar Company (TASCO) has used BasicSafe’s safety software suite to boost efficiency, keep workers safe and comply with OSHA requirements. “I use the software probably three or four times per week,” says Bill Enderson, Colorado Quality Technician. “There were even times when I was spending 40 or 50 hours a week on it.”

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New BasicSafe Home Page Video

Posted by Don Brown on Sep 13, 2016 10:00:00 AM

Have you clicked on the “Watch How it Works” button on our new home page? We’ve created a brand new video to explain the basics of BasicSafe, a comprehensive safety software suite for safety managers, HR managers, supervisors and the many others involved in keeping workers safe.

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SLIDESHARE: Tips For Implementing Our Safety Software

Posted by Don Brown on Jan 8, 2015 3:00:00 PM

Our safety software is so easy to use that it requires minimal training. However, it’s still important to prepare your staff for a smooth transition if you’re implementing BasicSafe for the first time.

This is especially true if your staff is accustomed to using paper methods to manage job safety analyses, safety data sheets, job lockout/tagout or other important safety documents.

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How to Choose the Right Lockout Tagout Program

Posted by Don Brown on Jun 20, 2014 8:30:00 AM

Using a program that effectively manages hazardous energy is one of the most important steps your company can take to protect workers.

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What's Wrong With Using Spreadsheets to Manage Safety Data?

Posted by Don Brown on Jun 13, 2014 9:30:00 AM

How many times have you entered hundreds of lines of data into a spreadsheet and asked yourself, “Isn’t there a better way?”

Think about it: Technology has evolved so much that you can now collaborate face to face with your colleagues in different time zones, and your fax machine has become a relic thanks to the speed of email. Yet when it comes to managing safety records, you’re still using a system that came of age when Ronald Reagan was still in office.

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Onboarding New Employees: Your Safety Training Checklist

Posted by Don Brown on Jun 3, 2014 10:37:00 AM

Does your human resource office feel like a revolving door?

It’s not your imagination: Nearly 25 percent of the working population undergoes some type of orientation process each year due to job transitions, according to the Society for Human Resource Management.

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Get IT On Your Side: 10 Tech Questions To Ask About New Software

Posted by Don Brown on May 22, 2014 8:30:00 AM

Let’s face it: Most of us aren’t very FIT, or Fluent in Information Technology.

We know as much as we need to know to get our jobs done, and when our work gets stalled, we call the IT folks.

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3 Quick Tips for Managing JSAs

Posted by Don Brown on May 20, 2014 1:00:00 PM

Whether you call them Job Safety Analyses, Job Hazard Analyses or Activity Hazard Analyses, they’re probably not the most enjoyable part of your day as safety manager.

That doesn’t mean you should ignore them.

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