healthcheck-articleDoes Your Gas Detection Program Need a Health Check?

Every year, millions of workers suffer a serious job-related injury or illness,  most of which are caused by at-risk acts. When at-risk acts and at-risk conditions converge, the result can be devastating.

As a safety professional, the most important questions about your gas detection program are:

  1. Do your gas detectors work properly?
  2. Are your gas detectors being used correctly?
  3. What gas hazards are your team members exposed to?

You should be able to answer these three questions easily using data from your gas detectors. If you can’t, then your gas detection program needs a health check. Read on for details about where you should dig deeper in your gas detection program and how to use your gas detection data to inform critical decisions that will improve safety in your organization.