We recently collaborated with Appalachian Power to help them evaluate walking aids and technique for their folks who are out in the field. Appalachian Power has experienced some injuries due to slips and trips with their lineman. After a lot of analysis, two avenues for improvement were identified. First, their workers were constantly struggling with […]
This is a great new video from the Bechtel administered Pueblo Chemical Agent-Destruction Pilot Plant (PCAPP) over in Pueblo, CO. It shows them in action using their Slip Simulator, and challenging their trainees with obstacles such as the curb and ramp (and a great cheer from the crowd when he makes it up the ramp!). […]
Here is a great article on Dominion Power training with their trailer mounted Mobile Slip Simulator out in Utah. There is some great honest feedback in the article from Dominion Power personnel, very similar to what we see after Slip Simulator training. Check out the article here.
Here is a great article talking about the training we provided for the great people at the Western Virginia Water Authority. We held 4 training days with our Mobile Slip Simulator unit and trained over 100 people. Everyone had a great time and really enjoyed the training, and we had a lot of fun working […]
What do you typically imagine when you hear the words “safety training”? A Powerpoint presentation to a sleepy audience? How about mandatory online training, with a reluctant user slumped in front of a computer clicking through endless quiz questions? Or a bored classroom of people with arms folded watching a cheesy video of people over-exaggerating […]
Here is a new ABC News clip highlighting the great training our friends at BP Husky in Oregon, Ohio have been doing with their Industrial Biodynamics Slip Simulator. It’s always great to see Slip Simulator training going strong at their site several years into adoption. The story also highlights great use of training accessories to […]
Check out the latest Preaccident Investigation Podcast from our friend Todd Conklin, interviewing our Master Trainer Jim Kleinsteuber. Todd’s podcasts always have great info, and Todd is a lot of fun to listen to as well. Check out Todd’s podcast here.
Industrial Biodynamics was on site at The DuPont Experimental Station research and development facility in Wilmington, Delaware for Slip Simulator™ training. Each class offered a fun experience and valuable training on how to better navigate hazardous surfaces. We are proud to be associated with a company like DuPont that offers such a world-class safety culture.
Industrial Biodynamics showcased the Slip Simulator mobile unit at the annual Salem City Health Fair, held at the Salem Memorial Ballpark. We trained many Salem City employees on the Slip Simulator, and it was great to hear their stories about how they navigate slip, trip and fall hazards in their everyday work environment. We were […]
Industrial Biodynamics recently attended a training event for the Smithsonian Institution on the national mall in Washington, DC. We had a great time and were able to train a lot of people on the Slip Simulator throughout the day. We had a lot of enthusiastic participation from Smithsonian staff, and the weather and views couldn’t […]