Scott Burrows, Motivational Safety Speaker

  “Safety Affects Everyone in the 2023 Workplace – Including You”   There has been an important shift in workplace safety that will involve everyone in your organization. As a motivational safety speaker, I must emphasize that “safety” is more critical than ever. Forget the posters and harnesses? Traditionally, the organization has been divided into…

Scott Burrows, Motivational Workplace Safety Speaker 

When Safety Awareness is Lost   When I speak to groups as a motivational workplace safety speaker, it is important for me to emphasize that in addition to concerns about lingering COVID concerns, there is a more basic level many workers seem to have ignored. Workers who never left the workplace, didn’t have the luxury…

Scott Burrows, Motivational Safety Speaker

  What’s New in Safety? (You might not want to know)   As a motivational safety speaker, I must admit that I am obsessed with safety. I myself became a safety statistic after leaving a job site. So, keynote speaking on safety isn’t a “lazy exercise” for me. It is intensely personal and I live…

Scott Burrows, Motivational Safety Speaker

  Safety is not about “Hybrid”   The business world, it seems, is obsessed with the hybrid workplace. As a motivational safety speaker who once “worked with his hands,” I see the obsession with the office workplace as perhaps a bit classist. During the worst of the lockdown, it was the blue-collar worker who kept…

Scott Burrows, Health and Safety Motivational Speaker

  Resiliency Demands Flexibility   As a health and safety motivational speaker with a strong focus on healthcare, I deeply feel for the unsung heroes who brought us through the pandemic. However, though the outside world sees the risks in healthcare as being “over,” nothing could be further from the truth. Stress is at an…

Scott Burrows, Motivational Workplace Safety Speaker 

  The 7 Safety Myths   As a motivational workplace safety speaker, let me pitch a serious question: Who are You Keeping Safe? It’s a proven fact that when we look out for one another, everyone in the workplace is safer. While the accepted wisdom used to be “I look out for me, because I…

Scott Burrows, Safety Speaker 

Who Taught You Workplace Safety?   Speaking to groups on safety in the workplace, I note that while workplace safety is a critical topic, it is often overlooked until it is too late. The most common answer I receive when I say that keeping each other safe is our most important responsibility is: “Well, safety…

Scott Burrows, Motivational Workplace Safety Speaker

We Will Never “Be Over” Safety   Recently, as I was delivering a talk as a workplace safety speaker, I was asked if we would ever be at the stage where workplace accidents would cease to become a problem? “Unfortunately, workplace accidents are based on poor decision making. Unless there is a focused shift in…

Scott Burrows, Motivational Safety Speaker

Safety Did Not Take a Pandemic Holiday   As a workplace safety keynote speaker, it is sad to report that during the pandemic period, safety did not take a holiday. In fact, certain measures worsened. While those outside of the safety “industry” predicted a lowering of workplace accidents, in fact, they increased. From the Ride…