ARTICLES ABOUT workplace safety

January 2, 2019

Member Spotlight: Summit Fire & EMS

Dedication is at the core of everything that Summit Fire & EMS does. They are our latest district tapped for a Member Spotlight.

December 28, 2018

Safety Hero: Anthony Vossler of Clear Creek Metropolitan Recreation District

Read about the big impact Anthony Vossler has at Clear Creek Metropolitan Recreation District.

October 19, 2018

Safety Hero: Jeff Duda of Clifton Sanitation

Read about the first person to be named a CSD Safety Hero and how you can nominate your district’s superstar.

October 19, 2018

2018 Safest District: Carbon Valley Parks and Recreation

Read why Carbon Valley Parks and Recreation was named the CSD Safety District of the Year

October 16, 2017

2017 CSD Pool Safety District of the Year

This year, we recognize Clifton Sanitation District for their efforts. They have fostered a safety culture where everyone’s voices are heard, and continue to demonstrate how safety comes first in all aspects of their organization

March 29, 2016

Noise: The Insidious Hazard that is Often Missed

Most workplace hazards are obvious. A sharp edge on a tool, a flame from a torch, and an open trench are all recognizable as dangers, and instinct helps us avoid them. But one of the most potentially damaging hazards is one that most workers don’t even notice.

January 19, 2016

Falling Employees = Rising Prices

Reduce Your Workers’ Comp Costs Using Our New Free Guide Each new year brings with it a host of changes and new challenges, but it also offers an opportunity to reflect on ways your district can make improvements. With workers’ compensation costs steadily increasing in recent years, now is the time to explore ways to […]

October 7, 2015

District Feature: Douglas County Libraries

Douglas County Libraries see a total of nearly 1.9 million visitors pass through the doors of their six branches each year. With so many visitors, each of their 312 employees shares a responsibility to promote and maintain a safe, healthy environment for visitors and staff.

October 1, 2014

Seven Useful Strategies that Set the Tone for Safety

Safety Management Group advises our member on how to set the right safety tone and establish a culture of safety among district employees. Maintaining buy-in from your team is crucial to keeping safety a top priority at your organization, reducing risk, and keeping financial losses at a minimum.

July 1, 2014

Real Safety Begins with Real Values

Company safety culture should go beyond regulations and equipment to provide a clear sense that safe practices are an important part of everything the company does. Ron Hanson of Safety Management Group shows how to establish that culture in your company.