Safety http://www.industryweek.com/taxonomy/term/6617/more en US Highway Death Rate Can Be Cut … to Zero http://www.industryweek.com/safety/us-highway-death-rate-can-be-cut-zero <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Notwithstanding all the progress, the death toll has long been too high. Public officials have evidence about what works and what doesn’t, and they should be taking advantage of it.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/safety/us-highway-death-rate-can-be-cut-zero" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/safety/us-highway-death-rate-can-be-cut-zero#comments Safety Operations The Latest Fri, 24 Feb 2017 15:30:00 +0000 578851 at http://www.industryweek.com Scott Olson, Getty Images Supporting a Culture of Caring Can Reduce Injuries and Costs, Improve Performance http://www.industryweek.com/safety/supporting-culture-caring-can-reduce-injuries-and-costs-improve-performance <div class="field-byline"> Janice Berthold </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A senior vice president at an insurance company who is an expert in workers’ compensation insurance shares ways clients have reduced injuries, improved morale, saved money and increased production.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/safety/supporting-culture-caring-can-reduce-injuries-and-costs-improve-performance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/safety/supporting-culture-caring-can-reduce-injuries-and-costs-improve-performance#comments IndustryWeek Wire EHS Today Safety Workforce The Latest Thu, 16 Feb 2017 18:29:00 +0000 567771 at http://www.industryweek.com Toyota Recalling Fuel-cell Mirai Vehicles http://www.industryweek.com/safety/toyota-recalling-fuel-cell-mirai-vehicles <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The recall is for all the Mirai fuel-cell vehicles sold globally due to a software glitch that can shut off its hydrogen-powered system.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/safety/toyota-recalling-fuel-cell-mirai-vehicles" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/safety/toyota-recalling-fuel-cell-mirai-vehicles#comments Safety The Latest Wed, 15 Feb 2017 17:33:00 +0000 566411 at http://www.industryweek.com Toyota Motor Co. Goodyear Reaches $1.75 Million Settlement After Four Worker Deaths http://www.industryweek.com/safety/goodyear-reaches-175-million-settlement-after-four-worker-deaths <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Virginia Occupational Safety and Health (VOSH) settles with Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company after four fatal accidents in one year.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/safety/goodyear-reaches-175-million-settlement-after-four-worker-deaths" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/safety/goodyear-reaches-175-million-settlement-after-four-worker-deaths#comments IndustryWeek Wire EHS Today Companies & Executives Safety Workforce The Latest Tue, 14 Feb 2017 18:33:00 +0000 564381 at http://www.industryweek.com Takata Forecasts Third Annual Loss After US Settlement http://www.industryweek.com/budgeting-reporting/takata-forecasts-third-annual-loss-after-us-settlement <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The embattled airbag maker will notch a net loss of more than $560 million for the year through March — close to $740 million below what was expect — in large thanks to settling a criminal investigation.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/budgeting-reporting/takata-forecasts-third-annual-loss-after-us-settlement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/budgeting-reporting/takata-forecasts-third-annual-loss-after-us-settlement#comments Budgeting & Reporting Quality Safety Finance Operations The Latest Fri, 10 Feb 2017 16:06:00 +0000 561171 at http://www.industryweek.com Joe Raedle, Getty Images CDC Study Says One in Four US Adults have Hearing Damage http://www.industryweek.com/safety/cdc-study-says-one-four-us-adults-have-hearing-damage <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>In a recent study, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention researchers found that many U.S. adults have damage from noise exposure despite reporting good hearing.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/safety/cdc-study-says-one-four-us-adults-have-hearing-damage" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/safety/cdc-study-says-one-four-us-adults-have-hearing-damage#comments IndustryWeek Wire EHS Today Safety The Latest Fri, 10 Feb 2017 14:13:00 +0000 559351 at http://www.industryweek.com Why You Should Wear Ear Protection http://www.industryweek.com/safety/why-you-should-wear-ear-protection <div class="field-byline"> AllEarPlugs.com </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Noise induced hearing loss is cause by exposure to load noises.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/safety/why-you-should-wear-ear-protection" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/safety/why-you-should-wear-ear-protection#comments IndustryWeek Wire Safety Fri, 10 Feb 2017 13:59:00 +0000 560871 at http://www.industryweek.com Six Ways to Leverage Chemical Labeling To Increase Safety and Supply Chain Efficiencies http://www.industryweek.com/supply-chain/six-ways-leverage-chemical-labeling-increase-safety-and-supply-chain-efficiencies <div class="field-byline"> Greg Wimble </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>How can you leverage innovations in enterprise barcode labeling to help your chemical company succeed in a highly regulated, highly competitive global marketplace?</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/supply-chain/six-ways-leverage-chemical-labeling-increase-safety-and-supply-chain-efficiencies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/supply-chain/six-ways-leverage-chemical-labeling-increase-safety-and-supply-chain-efficiencies#comments IndustryWeek Wire EHS Today Safety Supply Chain The Latest Mon, 06 Feb 2017 16:25:00 +0000 551491 at http://www.industryweek.com Takata Shares Plunge on Bankruptcy Fears http://www.industryweek.com/quality/takata-shares-plunge-bankruptcy-fears <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Two days after Key Safety Systems emerged as the leading restructuring sponsor, shares of the embattled airbag maker dropped the daily maximum on speculation that it might have to go through court-led bankruptcy.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/quality/takata-shares-plunge-bankruptcy-fears" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/quality/takata-shares-plunge-bankruptcy-fears#comments Budgeting & Reporting Companies & Executives Quality Safety Regulations Finance Global Economy Leadership Operations The Latest Mon, 06 Feb 2017 15:15:00 +0000 553021 at http://www.industryweek.com <p>A Takata prototype build team member sews an airbag at the company&rsquo;s crash-testing facility outside Detroit.</p> Bill Pugliano, Getty Images Defective Airbags Found in Repaired BMWs, Prompting Fresh Recall http://www.industryweek.com/safety/defective-airbags-found-repaired-bmws-prompting-fresh-recall <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Some BMWs were fitted with defective Takata Corp. airbag inflators during repairs. The affected vehicles used airbags manufactured by Petri AG, a German parts maker bought by Takata in 2000.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/safety/defective-airbags-found-repaired-bmws-prompting-fresh-recall" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/safety/defective-airbags-found-repaired-bmws-prompting-fresh-recall#comments Safety The Latest Fri, 03 Feb 2017 18:42:00 +0000 551321 at http://www.industryweek.com