Managers and executives have many responsibilities, the most important of which on a day-to-day basis may well be ensuring that their business remains viable by doing all that is necessary to make sure it is successful. However even more fundamental than this is the responsibility to make sure that people are safe — personnel, associates, customers, clients, suppliers, visitors, and many, many more. In the end a safe business is a viable one.
Although safety is a special case of quality, unlike quality safety does not return dividends in immediate and obvious ways, unless you take the time to study the implications of not being safe. Accountants might consider it to be an insurance policy, without which the prospect of litigation, and large payouts is significantly more likely. We agree, but it’s also much, much more.
It’s a critical responsibility for managers and executives, and a task requiring the help of professionals, because of the magnitude of the implications of falling short. We can help you deliver safety. Safe equipment, safe facilities, safe processes, safe products and, most importantly, safe people.