Safety http://www.industryweek.com/taxonomy/term/6617/more en America’s Safest Companies 2016: There’s No Finish Line When It Comes To Safety http://www.industryweek.com/safety/america-s-safest-companies-2016-there-s-no-finish-line-when-it-comes-safety <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><div><p>EHS Today has named 10 companies &ndash; <strong>American Bridge Co., Club Car LLC, EnPro Industries, Hunter Site Services, Leprino Foods Co., Middough Inc., Ryan Incorporated Central, Saulsbury Industries, South Dakota Wheat Growers</strong> and <strong>South Texas Project Nuclear Operating Co.</strong> &ndash; to the list of 2016 America&rsquo;s Safest Companies.</p></div></div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/safety/america-s-safest-companies-2016-there-s-no-finish-line-when-it-comes-safety" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/safety/america-s-safest-companies-2016-there-s-no-finish-line-when-it-comes-safety#comments IndustryWeek Wire EHS Today Safety The Latest Mon, 22 Aug 2016 15:32:00 +0000 350381 at http://www.industryweek.com Tesla Probing Car Blaze in France http://www.industryweek.com/safety/tesla-probing-car-blaze-france <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>"In less than a minute, the car was in flames, and in five minutes it was totally destroyed," the driver of the Model S sedan said.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/safety/tesla-probing-car-blaze-france" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/safety/tesla-probing-car-blaze-france#comments Safety The Latest Wed, 17 Aug 2016 18:01:00 +0000 346441 at http://www.industryweek.com Spence Platt, Getty Images Three Restructurings, Five Lessons: Adventures in the Automotive Supply Chain http://www.industryweek.com/change-management/three-restructurings-five-lessons-adventures-automotive-supply-chain <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>From collapsing roofs to late-night phone calls, a veteran automotive executive shares his stories of turning around companies for private equity firms.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/change-management/three-restructurings-five-lessons-adventures-automotive-supply-chain" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/change-management/three-restructurings-five-lessons-adventures-automotive-supply-chain#comments Change Management Planning & Forecasting Safety Leadership Operations Supply Chain Workforce The Latest Mon, 15 Aug 2016 03:13:00 +0000 343301 at http://www.industryweek.com <p>Richard F. Dauch, President and CEO of Accuride, speaking in Traverse City earlier this month.</p> Accuride National Safety Survey: Safety Valued Over Production http://www.industryweek.com/safety/national-safety-survey-safety-valued-over-production <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>In previous years, respondents to the National Safety Survey claimed safety and production were viewed as equally important to management and sometimes, production edged out safety on that question. All that has changed.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/safety/national-safety-survey-safety-valued-over-production" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/safety/national-safety-survey-safety-valued-over-production#comments IndustryWeek Wire EHS Today Education / Training Safety Operations Workforce The Latest Thu, 11 Aug 2016 17:18:00 +0000 340961 at http://www.industryweek.com The latest EHS Today National Safety Survey finds many corporate leaders actively engage in safety efforts and communicate to workers that they value safety over production. I Just Drove 8 Hours on Tesla Autopilot … and Lived http://www.industryweek.com/safety/i-just-drove-8-hours-tesla-autopilot-and-lived <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Want an example of Autopilot’s limitations? Take a Tesla for a spin along the scenic mountain switchbacks that surround Lake Tahoe. Actually, please don’t. The tech tried to drive me right off the edge of the dazzling cliffs of Emerald Bay.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/safety/i-just-drove-8-hours-tesla-autopilot-and-lived" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/safety/i-just-drove-8-hours-tesla-autopilot-and-lived#comments Automation Companies & Executives Safety Leadership Operations Technology The Changing Automotive Landscape The Latest Wed, 10 Aug 2016 14:58:00 +0000 339101 at http://www.industryweek.com Spencer Platt, Getty Images GM Seeks to Extend Winning Streak in Texas Ignition-Switch Trial http://www.industryweek.com/safety/gm-seeks-extend-winning-streak-texas-ignition-switch-trial <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A third trial started on August 9 in what could be one of its toughest cases: a Texas teenager arrested for manslaughter in a death later linked to the faulty switch seeks compensation.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/safety/gm-seeks-extend-winning-streak-texas-ignition-switch-trial" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/safety/gm-seeks-extend-winning-streak-texas-ignition-switch-trial#comments Safety The Latest Tue, 09 Aug 2016 17:25:00 +0000 338281 at http://www.industryweek.com OSHA Reporting Rules Discourage Use of Mandatory Post-Accident Drug Testing http://www.industryweek.com/safety/osha-reporting-rules-discourage-use-mandatory-post-accident-drug-testing <div class="field-byline"> Brian Peterson, Associate, Spencer Fane LLP </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Commonly used drug testing policies may now be considered unlawful by OSHA if they are not properly drafted.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/safety/osha-reporting-rules-discourage-use-mandatory-post-accident-drug-testing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/safety/osha-reporting-rules-discourage-use-mandatory-post-accident-drug-testing#comments Corporate Responsibility Safety Regulations The Latest Tue, 09 Aug 2016 15:50:00 +0000 337901 at http://www.industryweek.com Thinkstock Canada Death Widens Probe into Defective ARC Airbags http://www.industryweek.com/safety/canada-death-widens-probe-defective-arc-airbags <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The fatality in Newfoundland province was blamed on the failure of a driver's side airbag manufactured by ARC Automotive Inc.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/safety/canada-death-widens-probe-defective-arc-airbags" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/safety/canada-death-widens-probe-defective-arc-airbags#comments Safety The Latest Fri, 05 Aug 2016 17:36:00 +0000 335911 at http://www.industryweek.com ARC Automotive Inc. Ford Recalls 830,000 Vehicles to Fix Faulty Door Latches http://www.industryweek.com/safety/ford-recalls-830000-vehicles-fix-faulty-door-latches <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>"In certain situations where the door is able to be closed, the door may unlatch while driving, increasing the risk of injury," Ford said.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/safety/ford-recalls-830000-vehicles-fix-faulty-door-latches" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/safety/ford-recalls-830000-vehicles-fix-faulty-door-latches#comments Safety The Latest Thu, 04 Aug 2016 17:00:00 +0000 334211 at http://www.industryweek.com Ford Motor Co. Beacons and the Internet of Industrial Things: A New Tool to Enhance Worker Safety http://www.industryweek.com/emerging-technologies/beacons-and-internet-industrial-things-new-tool-enhance-worker-safety <div class="field-byline"> By Raghu Arunachalam and Scott Jubeck </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><div><p>If you visit one of the 28 Major League ballparks that have deployed beacons, your smartphone can guide you to your seat or give you a customized coupon to the team store. The Metropolitan Museum of Art and Guggenheim museums in New York are deploying beacons to enhance the visitor experience too. Curious about the artist? Just open your smartphone app and, based on your location in the museum, the artist&rsquo;s biography appears on your smartphone.</p></div></div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/emerging-technologies/beacons-and-internet-industrial-things-new-tool-enhance-worker-safety" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/emerging-technologies/beacons-and-internet-industrial-things-new-tool-enhance-worker-safety#comments IndustryWeek Wire EHS Today Emerging Technologies Safety The Latest Tue, 02 Aug 2016 17:45:00 +0000 332011 at http://www.industryweek.com