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Mitigating Risk with Insurance Verification

16

Aug

Business Interruption Insurance Could Help Suppliers Win More Contracts

Author: Rene Garcia

Suppliers in critical positions can increase risk, but they can also mitigate the risk by providing proper insurance to meet client demands.

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supplier-reviews-2

09

Aug

Managing Supply Chain Risk with Supplier Reviews

Author: Rene Garcia

Reviews give insight into how suppliers add risk to the supply chain, allowing businesses to make data-driven decisions on which suppliers to keep.

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Drone-Industrial-Construction-Site

31

Jul

Should the FAA Relax Drone Regulations?

Author: Rene Garcia

Drones can often help improve the safety of many situations where workers may not be able to operate as quickly or efficiently as a drone.

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OSHA-Rule-Change-for-Crane-Operators

27

Jul

OSHA’s Proposed Rule Change for Crane Operators

Author: Rene Garcia

A final rule change to crane operator certifications may not be implemented until 2019. But as this change affects compliance, it’s good to get ahead of the implementation date.

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OSHA-Safe-Sound-Week

17

Jul

Participate in OSHA’s Safe + Sound Week

Author: Rene Garcia

[August 13-19] - Safe + Sound Week is a nationwide event that raises awareness and shares the value of safety and health programs in the workplace.

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Sustainability in the Automobile Industry

05

Jul

Supply Chain Sustainability and the Automobile Industry

Author: Rene Garcia

As vehicles become more complex, auto manufacturers are receiving greater scrutiny over where they are sourcing the elements they need.

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Aus-Modern-Slavery

24

May

Australia’s Proposed Modern Slavery Act

Author: Rene Garcia

Australia appears ready to take a stand against child labor, forced labor, and human trafficking with its proposed Modern Slavery Act.

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iso-45001

15

May

ISO 45001: What You Need to Know

Author: Rene Garcia

The International Organization for Standardization (ISO) recently published their new standard for occupational health and safety (OH&S).

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sustainability-code-of-conduct

15

May

Enforcing Sustainability with a Code of Conduct

Author: Rene Garcia

How do know that suppliers are upholding your company values? One solution could be to adopt a sustainability Code of Conduct.

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OSHA-Beryllium

04

Apr

Complying with the New OSHA Beryllium Rule

Author: Rene Garcia

OSHA has delayed enforcement of the new rule until 5-11-2018. So, it's not too late to ensure your supply chain is in compliance!

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GDPR-EU

26

Mar

Supply Chain Compliance with GDPR

Author: Rene Garcia

The European Union is taking steps to protect the data of individuals and businesses by enacting tough new laws. How might this impact supply chains?

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Blockchain-SupplyChains

15

Mar

How Blockchain is Changing the Supply Chain Landscape

Author: Rene Garcia

Amid the hype of Blockchain Technology and its role in supporting crytpo currencies, many are starting to recognize that it could also have very practical implications for supply chains.

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Supplier-Performance-Reviews

28

Feb

Make Smarter Sourcing Decisions with Supplier Reviews

Author: Rene Garcia

With reputation and revenue on the line, supplier reviews ensure better adherence to agreed upon scope, budget, and time frames.

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supply-chain-risk-manager

15

Feb

Why you need a Supply Chain Risk Manager

Author: Rene Garcia

As an organization grows, so does their risk profile. A supply chain risk manager can work to reduce risks with a smart mitigation plan.

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supply-chain-sustainability-2018

08

Feb

Supply Chain Sustainability Predictions for 2018

Author: Rene Garcia

Driven by widespread media attenton, sustainability in supply chains has been growing in the public consciousness for several years.

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Supply-Chain-Digital-Process

31

Jan

3 Benefits of Digitizing Supply Chain Processes

Author: Rene Garcia

For a long time digital processes have been applied to core business functions such as sales and marketing. But what about Supply Chain Management?

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Drones-In-Construction

25

Jan

Using Drones to Improve Worker Safety

Author: Rene Garcia

They may look like toys for hobbyists but drones are also being employed for many practical business reasons in a variety of industries.

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5-Most-Dangerous-Jobs

17

Jan

The 5 Most Dangerous Jobs in America

Author: Rene Garcia

Every profession comes with a certain amount of risk for injury, and in some cases, there is potential for fatality.

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Supply Chain Resolutions 2018

09

Jan

Supply Chain Resolutions for 2018

Author: Rene Garcia

It’s a new year and a new you, but it’s also an opportunity to renew your commitment to building the best supply chain for your business.

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OSHA-Top10-2017

22

Dec

OSHA’s Top 10 Cited Violations of 2017

Author: Rene Garcia

Recently, at the National Safety Council Congress & Expo, OSHA shared the 10 most cited violations of 2017.

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