Tim Page-Bottorff

Can Visuals Unlock More Engaging Safety Training?

Safety training doesn’t have to be boring—in fact, it mustn’t be boring. The whole point of safety training is to teach people how to be safe and warn them of hazards in the workplace. This information is vital and must be retained. But who remembers a dry or uninspired safety lecture?

SafeStart's Top Presenters at the VPPPA's Safety+, An Integrated Safety & Health Management System Symposium in New Orleans

The VPPPA’s Safety+, An Integrated Safety & Health Management System Symposium in New Orleans, formerly known as the 33rd Annual National VPPPA Safety & Health Conference, brings together safety and health experts from more than 400 different industries.

Make Safety Training More Engaging With Stories

A safety instructor’s teaching style has a dramatic impact on the effectiveness of classroom training. How many people remember all the key content of a boring or repetitive safety training session? Very few, if any. Even if the safety trainer is knowledgeable, if their attitude and ability to engage is lacking then the training will be too.

Seven Engaging Speakers at the 2017 NSC Congress & Expo

Described by attendees as the Super Bowl of safety shows, the 2017 NSC Congress & Expo will host over 15,000 health and safety professionals and SafeStart is sending some of the best presenters from their starting lineup.

Find the Humor in Safety Training to Maximize Employee Engagement

Safety training can be boring. A snoozefest. Sleep-inducing.

Even EHS professionals whose passion is safety often confess that they’re motivated because safety work is the right thing to do, not because it’s exciting. If you ask employees what they dislike the most about safety training, you’ll hear that it’s repetitive and unengaging.