In today’s world, supervisors are a critical part of safety at any facility or job site. With safety managers spread thin, it is vital that all supervisors are on board with promoting and monitoring the safety of their workers. It is easy to sometimes put production demands ahead of safety, especially if your pay is tied to productivity. The larger the company, the more supervisors may feel that safety is someone else's responsibility.
This 1-hour program discusses the supervisor’s role in safety, how to reduce the risk of being held legally responsible for accidents and how to keep their workers safe. It features a number of high profile accidents in both construction and general industry where supervisors were held criminally responsible for workplace accidents. Supervisors attending this short session will never look at safety the same way again.