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employer receives jail-time for workplace related death

Now the norm: Courts hand jail sentence to yet another employer over fatal workplace accident, with a second such ruling in as many months.

Employers are being warned that penalties handed to executives and business managers are “significantly increasing” for health and safety failures. After the very first jail sentence was announced last month, yet another has been handed down in courts. Typically jail sentences for breaches of workplace health and safety (WHS) rules had been suspended, but this […]

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Year in review: Donesafe strengthens its position as the leading compliance software solution

Donesafe exists to provide organizations with an easy to use, intelligent and efficient compliance platform. But achieving this goal as a software company is no mean feat. It takes meticulous research into our industry leading clients needs and then mapping those needs into the latest cloud based technology and feature development plans. This article is […]

employer receives jail-time for workplace related death

Jail sentence for employer over workplace death

Employers are being warned of “significantly increasing” penalties for health and safety failures after an employer was given a jail sentence over a fatal workplace accident.   This is a significant case for employers as well as employees. Typically jail sentences for breaches of workplace health and safety (WHS) rules had been suspended, but this no […]

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What is the ROI of safety and compliance software?

How to demonstrate the ROI of safety to the executive team When attempting to demonstrate the ROI of an effective safety management system, many EHS departments aren’t sure where to begin.  Donesafe has found that safety teams are not armed with the right tools to consistently measure EHS performance and data, or if they do […]

How Important is “Near Miss” Reporting?

Employee participation in any near-miss program is vital, however it can be challenging to get workers to conform to change especially when it can be time consuming or seem unnecessary. All workers regardless of their role have a long list of tasks to complete on a daily/weekly basis, how can you make near-miss reporting quick […]

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Comparing Donesafe’s long-term costs to alternative solutions

When it comes to compliance software, I think it is safe to say it is not the top priority in budget allocation across all sized organizations. But just like a CFO needs an accounting software solution to effectively operate organizational finances, safety and compliance professionals also need to leverage software to effectively create and manage […]

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Incident Management Software – How to Minimize Business Interruption & Risks

A successful EHS management system should appear to work like a well-oiled machine. In reality, this seamless set of complementary processes includes several distinct elements: hazard prevention, auditing, incident reporting, risk management, training, just to name a few. This post will focus specifically on the role of incident management, the steps involved in this process, […]

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Which hazards are on OSHA’s 10 most-cited safety violations list?

“Some things will never change.” When you hear this quote, usually it means bad news. Can’t teach an old dog new tricks, is another similar saying. Unfortunately, in the case of 8 of the 10 of the entries on OSHA’s 2018 top 10 Most Frequently Cited Violations list across all industries were on last year’s […]

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The Mobile Safety & Compliance Platform That Works Wherever You Work

Empower your workforce. Donesafe goes everywhere with you, helping you and your workers be more productive out in the field. Donesafe fits into your routine: Jump on the treadmill first thing in the morning and scroll through the latest alerts, your personal and team actions, and analytical data. For your workers, they can quickly and […]

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Sample Contractor Induction Checklist Template

How to Conduct a Contractor Induction Checklist? (Free Template) Contractor OHS Induction checklists are used to evaluate if a general induction was performed and all necessary information from the contractor, subcontractor and/or supplier was provided before commencing work or upon entering a site. The performance of a site induction with a checklist allows contractors/workers to […]