Two Bald Guys Talking Safety brings you the latest in all things health and safety. Langdon Dement, MS, CSP, AEP, and Julian Taylor cover topics on keeping employees healthy and safe by whatever means necessary. Rarely more than 30 minutes and, if not educational, undoubtedly entertaining. Subscribe, so you don’t miss out on this bi-weekly podcast.
Shifting the Mindset: From Safety Culture to Safe Operations
Changing the conversation from having a "safety culture" to embedding “safe operations" throughout your organiszation is an important shift to integrating health and safety practices more deeply among your workforce. We often hear organizations claiming to have a "safety culture," however this implies a separate and isolated aspect of operations. Emphasizing "safe operations" conveys that health and safety are integral to the organization's functioning. You won't want to miss this week's episode as Julian and Langdon share how to transition the mindset from safety culture to safe operations.
How to Help Health and Safety Make A Bigger Impact In 2024
Join Julian and Langdon in this episode of "Two Bald Guys Talking Safety" as they explore strategies to empower health and safety professionals to make a BIGGER impact in 2024. They discuss shifting the perception of safety from a checkbox exercise to a proactive force by building relationships, focusing on mental health and preventing serious injuries and fatalities. Discover practical insights to elevate your health and safety efforts, create a positive culture and drive safer operations for the year ahead. Take advantage of this episode for valuable tips on making 2024 a year of transformative change in health and safety.
Spooktacular Safety: Navigating Workplace Safety and Avoiding Common Ghoulish Mistakes
In their annual Halloween special, "Spooktacular Safety," the Two Bald Guys delve into the eerie realm of workplace safety, sharing common ghoulish mistakes, from convoluted old-fashioned processes to lone wolves of safety and the haunting specter of burnout. Join them for a Halloween treat of hair-raising insights into the spooky world of workplace safety!
The Road to Safety: Paving the Way for Sustainability
Join our "Two Bald Guys Talking Safety" hosts Langdon and Julian as they dive deep into the connection between sustainability and safety with ESG expert Catryna Jackson.
In this episode, they explore the evolving world of sustainability, highlighting the Corporate Sustainability Reporting Directive (CSRD), the importance of concrete data and the power of continuous improvement. Sustainability isn't just about the environment; it's also about people.
The trio emphasizes the need for a common-sense approach, such as prioritizing clean water, safety and communities. Whether you're an individual looking to reduce your carbon footprint or are part of a larger organization working to improve sustainability efforts, this episode offers practical insights for a greener, safer future.
Health and Safety Doesn’t Cost, It Pays
Rethinking Job Hazard Analysis to Improve Safety and Prevention
As we strive to ensure safety on the job, it's important to shift our JHA mindset to focus on the job, task, and crucial elements that could lead to a serious incident. Let's take a "safe to start" approach and think of controls in the hierarchy of hazard mitigation. Join the conversation on #JHASafety to learn more about how to create a safe and successful work environment!