For GROWMARK Inc., the ResponsibleAg Certification Program is more than a checklist for regulatory compliance. Kevin Frye explains how participation in ResponsibleAg has given rise to several leading indicators of safety success at the organization’s 150 locations.
Through the ResponsibleAg program, opportunities abound for prospective auditors. In Wyoming, one new auditor discovered this, and now agricultural retailers in the Cowboy State are benefitting from reduced auditing expense and increased workplace safety.
‘Greenhorn’ hardhats worn by new and seasonal hires at the The Anderson’s are simple yet safety-enhancing changes that have resulted from participation in ResponsibleAg. The green hardhats remind managers and employees to avoid putting new employees in safety-critical jobs until they’re trained.
Clark Capwell explains why The McGregor Company turned to the ResponsibleAg Compliance program when replacing its internal safety audit program.
Each spring, agricultural retailers hire seasonal help. Finding experienced help can be challenging and ensuring that everyone hired is prepared for their job is critical. Tom Wenning shares his team’s approach to hiring and training seasonal workers and how they use resources from ResponsibleAg to educate all employees on safe practices and regulatory requirements of their jobs.
In 1984, the chemical industry saw one of the world’s worst industrial disasters. As a result, it vowed to prevent future incidents by improving safety. Responsible Care was created. Chuck Magro of Nutrien shares how a similar program, ResponsibleAg, can help the ag inputs industry improve.
Whether responsible for three employees or 20, managers at American Plant Food Corporation’s fertilizer-blending locations believe the ResponsibleAg audit helps improve employee safety. Justin Martin and Michael Murphy share what they learned and changed as a result of their ResponsibleAg audits.
When TFC’s general liability insurance carrier hesitated to renew coverage for facilities storing ammonium nitrate, TFC leadership got creative. They helped locations improve safety and mitigate production risks by implementing an insurance premium discount for ResponsibleAg-certified facilities.
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When meeting regulatory compliance requirements, attention to detail and thorough documentation are often a big part of what […]