While many companies have harnessed Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) tools in search of a supplier management system, few take the time to set up an effective supplier scorecard, which can measure efficiency in performance metrics.
How often do we read about yet another company in a legal battle because of its negligent actions toward employees? In many cases, the workers are outsourced suppliers and contractors. This issue doesn’t seem to be going away.
Responsibility. We may have shrugged it off as kids, hoping to weasel our way out of our chores, but as adults the lack of responsibility is held against us– the law is often much less forgiving than a parent.
What are the two most dangerous activities at the workplace?
According to the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) they are:  unjamming objects from equipment and  cleaning equipment.
Many of us are looking for the best way to improve safety in the workplace. To that end, we take certain measures to mitigate risk and control loss. Yet, we often wonder, “Are we taking the right measures?” and “Is it working?”
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