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  • 3 Critical Areas for Effective Safety Communication
    A Towers Watson study titled Change and Communication ROI, claims that the most important goal of an effective communication program is to motivate both employees and management to act upon, and achieve, the goals set by the organisation. Yet, most organisations fail miserably at their latest communication launches, including safety.  With only 55% of communication […]
  • How much does poor Safety Communication Cost Organisations?
    According to a study by Siemens Enterprise Communications, a business with 100 employees spends an average of 17 hours a week clarifying communication. This translates to an annual cost of $528,443 (even higher for larger companies). Where there are communication barriers, due to people misunderstanding information, there are also productivity losses. The same study found […]
  • 5 Mistakes that make your Safety Communication Confusing
    Communication is an interesting thing.  No matter how many years you have been talking, writing or even managing other people, your communication abilities fluctuate.  While it is mostly true that those with concise and clear communication skills are more likely to be promoted to leadership positions, the skills that got you there won't keep you […]
  • How to Make Toolbox Talks Interesting When Following a Script
    As someone who writes and communicates my thoughts freely, it was a shock to hear from one of my Fast Track your Safety Communication Results students that she has to follow a script for toolbox talks.
  • 3 Steps to Help Employees make the Right Decision with Safety
    We all have different styles when it comes to making decisions.  When it comes to making a choice at work, how do you like to operate?