What Safety Challenges Does the Future of Work Hold?

Before the World Health Organization declared a coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic on March 11, workplace safety and health professionals already were looking at a future that included new technologies, nontraditional work arrangements, an aging and...

Reopening Update

PREVENTATIVE MEASURES The Delaware Valley Safety Council (DVSC) is excited to announce the reopening of our training facility on Monday, July 6, 2020. For the safety of our staff and customers, we will be following the CDC’s recommended guidelines for reopening. The...

Emerging Safety Technologies Show Promise

Government researchers and private-sector developers deliver technological advancements all the time. Some could significantly transform the safety function—like in-vehicle monitoring systems that could improve driving performance by identifying risky driving...

Increase engagement through communication

I conduct toolbox talks and safety training sessions as a part of a safety program. How else can I proactively reinforce hazard recognition and safe behavior? Responding is Anna Nieman, director of content, The Marlin Co., Wallingford, CT. Conducting toolbox talks and...

Safety Tech: Are Your Employees Staying in the SafeZone?

Photo credit: Kinexon New technology helps employees manage social distance requirements, while also enabling contact tracing. As businesses continue to bring workers back into facilities, the key to keeping them open will rest on the company’s ability to follow...