Relentless Safety

Let’s talk about DISCIPLINE… Admit it. That word just made you feel something. Some of you cringed. Others felt tingles in their happy place (don’t make it dirty, you know I...

Round tables are great, but sometimes the King needs to speak Not long ago, I sat around an oval table (maybe that was the problem) with a group of people who...

There are plenty out there who don’t OK, so I’ve started this post four separate times now. One was philosophical, one was analytical, one was statistical, one just sucked. So rather...

Just not the mouth to mouth part… HR won’t approve “Jason!” our new safety manager, Wally, hovered over my desk and studied my name tag. “Your name sounds familiar.” In my...

Read and heed if you want to avoid death threats Everyone who’s worked on a construction site has met the iron-fisted superintendent in this story (figuratively at least, I’m sorry if...

Titles don’t equal wisdom “Well, Sergeant. I don’t know what’s wrong with you. But you’re young. You’ll get better.” Those words will echo in my head for the rest of my...

Chill… it’s a metaphor. Don’t kick dogs. This is a tale of two Jasons. One was me. The other was… another guy named Jason. Henceforth I will call him #2 (or...

It will also make your turtle sad 🙁 That title begs for context, so here it is. I don’t sleep anymore. At best I just hang upside down in my cave...

“KIIIT-TEEEE!” My son froze in his tracks as he growled the word as deeply as any 18-month old can. I looked up, half expecting to see our British Shorthair (think gray...

Not everything is mutually exclusive As you can imagine, I get a wide variety of comments based on the things I post here on Relentless Safety. Most of it is good,...