Author Archives: Victoria Bello

Workplace fatalities across the US

Despite most employers trying to ensure the safety of their staff, unfortunately, fatal workplace accidents can and do happen. In recent years, there have been a number of statistics that suggest workplace fatalities are steadily increasing in the US. Across … Read More

In the news: Motor vehicle fatality rates increase during quarantine

Despite various states across the country under lock-down, the number of traffic fatalities did not decrease in America. Statistics show that the number of road fatalities have increased in numerous states including Arkansas, Connecticut, Illinois and Oklahoma. Preliminary estimates from … Read More

StaySafe partners with what3words to help keep lone workers safe

StaySafe clients can now provide the what3words location of their lone workers in an emergency to help identify their location faster what3words has broken down the world into 3x3m squares, and assigned each one three words from the dictionary. ///audit.twins.cute, for … Read More

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How advances in mobile apps and wearable technology can help employers monitor & protect lone working and remote staff

Every 15 seconds, 151 people suffer a workplace accident and every year, 321,000 people lose their lives at work, according to statistics taken from the International Labor Organization. This seems inconceivable, particularly as most workplace accidents are preventable. So why, … Read More

COVID-19: Safeguarding employees during social isolation

Over the last few months, COVID-19 has swept across the nation leaving behind a trail of fear, confusion and uncertainty. There is still a lot that is unknown about the coronavirus or the impact it will have on us as … Read More

NAEM Software, Innovation & Technology Showcase

We are happy to announce that we will be exhibiting at the NAEM Software, Innovation & Technology Showcase. The conference will take place on the 4th and 5th of March at the Hilton New Orleans Riverside in Louisiana. Attendees will … Read More

18th Annual Alberta health and safety conference

StaySafe are delighted to be attending the 18th annual Alberta Health and Safety Conference. The event will be held at the Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel & Conference Centre on the 6th and 7th of February. The conference brings together health … Read More

The impacts of lone working on mental health

Over the last decade or so, there’s been a lot of talk about lone working. This is as a result of the increased conversation surrounding mental health in the workplace (amongst other things). A ‘lone worker’ is an employee that … Read More

Evolution of occupational health and safety

The way we were: the evolution of health and safety 

Health and safety continues to improve around the world year on year, with fatality and injury numbers gradually decreasing. Recent changes include the introduction of the Health and Safety at Work Act in New Zealand and stricter sentencing guidelines in … Read More