Safety in the workplace is one of the most important goals for employers and employees to keep in mind every day. Especially in an environment like retail where we interact with both customers and other employees on a consistent basis, it’s important to remain safe and follow safe practices at all times when engaging in the daily responsibilities of your job. This could be true whether dealing with common workplace hazards, following poor habits, dealing with the aftermath of a global pandemic, or simply interacting with others in the retail setting.
With all that happens and the endless possibilities that can arise on a daily basis, it’s important for all of us to take the steps to be aware and prepared for the different safety concerns that could arise in the workplace to keep you and your colleagues safe at all times.
De-Escalation through Technology
Iona Blake, Security & Incident Manager – Loss at Boots UK
Louise Kadege, Managing Director at ORIS
De-Escalation, It’s All in the Training
Jesse Stanley, Principal/Consultant at Strongside Principles
Dave Magersupp, Senior Manager – VIPR/Loss Prevention for Verizon
Imelda Wong, Research Scientist at National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health