Do you work in a factory? Are you a boss, manager or supervisor?

As someone in a position of authority, the health and safety of your employees should be vitally important to you. However, it’s all too easy to start lagging behind in issues of workplace safety. Procedures get forgotten. Dangerous shortcuts become acceptable and then commonplace.

If you want to reverse this trend, you’ll need to get serious about workplace safety again. Here are just a few tips for starting over.

1. Retrain Your Employees

You can’t blame your employees for forgetting something that you haven’t prioritized. At the same time, however, you can’t allow safety procedures to fall by the wayside. Make a point of retraining your employees in these matters. Bring everyone up to speed, and run drills to make sure that they’ve truly internalized the knowledge.

2. Buy the Right Gear

Don’t cut corners when it …