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The X-Factor of Safety

The X-Factor of Safety

By Pedro Maciel

The X-Factor of Safety focuses on real time, real world techniques, practices and tactics in every day activities as a Safety Pro. Bringing value one podcast at a time.
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Episode 23- Sheldon Primus Interview
Episode 23- Sheldon Primus Interview
On this exciting episode, we get to chat with the one and only Sheldon Primus, creator of the Safety Consultant Blueprint. We discuss consulting, What is a "New Normal", his first Virtual instructor gig for the COSS course, HOP & BBS and a couple of other interesting topics.  I really hope you enjoy this and we bring you a bit of value. Check out the website- www.thexfactorofsafety.com Send us your thoughts- xfactorofsafety@gmail.com Hit us up on out X-Factor Hotline- (434)381-0723 Social Media: FB, IG- @thexfactorofsafety Twitter- SafetyX_Factor LinkedIn- Pedro Maciel, CHST
01:07:16
June 04, 2020
Episode 22- Matthew Hart from Soter Analytics
Episode 22- Matthew Hart from Soter Analytics
This episode I have a great conversation with, Matthew Hart, founder of Soter Analytics.  We discuss Greek gods, Australian mining, and how he is using the new cutting technologies to help companies reduce bodily injuries to their workers through task analysis and AI. I hope you enjoy!! Website- www.thexfactorofsafety.com Email- xfactorofsafety@gmail.com X-Factor Hotline- (434)515-3604 FB, IG- The X-Factor of Safety Twitter- @SafetyX_Factor If you like the show, please leave us a 5 star rating as it helps us keep bring this exciting content to you. We really appreciate all the support
47:14
June 02, 2020
Episode 21- CEO of GoYellowBird Michael Zalle
Episode 21- CEO of GoYellowBird Michael Zalle
In this episode I get to chat with CEO Michael Zalle. We discuss AI, safety culture and a few other interesting topics.  Hope you enjoy  Website- www.thexfactorofsafety.com  Email- xfactorofsafety@gmail.com  X-Factor Hotline- (434)381-0723  All social media The X-Factor of Safety
58:59
May 29, 2020
Episode 20- The Hop Nerd Sam Goodman Part I
Episode 20- The Hop Nerd Sam Goodman Part I
In this episode I get to chat with the one and only Sam Goodman. We discuss his new book titled "Safety Sucks", how he has adapted through adversity and we go on a couple of rants down the HOP rabbit hole. All in all this a great conversation and I hope you enjoy. Check out the website- www.thexfactorofsafety.com Send us a text to our X-Factor Hotline- (434)381-0723 Find us on all social media- The X-Factor of Safety Send your thoughts and comments via email- xfactorofsafety@gmail.com
42:16
May 22, 2020
Episode 19- The Work Culture Consultant (Brittinay Lenhart)
Episode 19- The Work Culture Consultant (Brittinay Lenhart)
In this episode we discuss Culture Vultures and Fake Alphas in the workplace. We also discuss refocusing and recalibrating during the crazy COVID-19 thing.  I hope you enjoy.  Website-thexfactorofsafety.com Email- xfactorofsafety@gmail.com X-Factor Hotline- (434)381-0723 Look us up on LinkedIn, Twitter, FaceBook and Instagram. We will be coming to YouTube soon......Stay tuned Live Streaming will begin July 1st 2020
43:31
May 20, 2020
Episode 18- Jennifer Martinez Interview
Episode 18- Jennifer Martinez Interview
In this episode I chat with the Founder of JMar Wellness Solutions, Jennifer Martinez. We discuss Heat Stress, Informercials, and Faith. This was a great and exciting talk. I hope you enjoy
53:30
May 18, 2020
Episode 17- Jason Lucas aka The SoulDoctor Interview
Episode 17- Jason Lucas aka The SoulDoctor Interview
In this episode I get the chance to talk to Jason Lucas. We discuss how the SJL came about. We also discuss how virtual conferencing is changing some of the safety forums for people across the country. We hope you enjoy this episode.
28:52
May 15, 2020
Episode 16- Amphibious Medics Interview
Episode 16- Amphibious Medics Interview
This episode we talk to the team of Amphibious Medics. We discuss some of the innovations they are using on the the frontline during this pandemic. They give us some insight on the challenges they are facing, how they are helping their employees during these trying times, and what they are using to decompress after all the stresses that come with the global scare.  You can reach out to them via the following below: terance@amphibiousmedics.com ian@amphibiousmedics.com jarrod@amphibiousmedics.com www.amphibiousmedics.com I hope you enjoy the show. 
47:06
April 23, 2020
Episode 13- COVID-19 and Coffee
Episode 13- COVID-19 and Coffee
What is your organisations Safety Plan for COVID-19?  In this episode we jump into a little impromptu collabo with Tamara Parris, Host of the Women in Safety Podcast.  We get to chat with Leanne Coffman the President of The Safety Training Solution and Steven Stelpflug the Principal of WordWerks Consulting.  We talk about COVID-19 Coronavirus; to learn the facts, answer audience questions and talk about the importance of a Safety Action Plan.  Hope you enjoy this one.  You can reach everyone with the links below,  Leanne Coffman - President The Safety Training Solution https://www.linkedin.com/in/leannecoffman Steven Stelpflug - Principal WordWerks Consulting   https://www.linkedin.com/in/stelpflugwordwerks/ Here are a couple of resources to share: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/downloads/2019-ncov-factsheet.pdf  https://tinyurl.com/rl5kvca Music for this episode Agdal - Soyb https://soundcloud.com/soybmusicCreative Commons — Attribution 3.0 Unported — CC BY 3.0 Free Download / Stream: https://bit.ly/agdal-soybMusic promoted by Audio Library https://youtu.be/ODRd_PrJfJU
55:59
March 12, 2020
Episode 12- Manny Carrillo Interview Pt. 1
Episode 12- Manny Carrillo Interview Pt. 1
In this exciting episode, we get to take a look into the life of Manny Carrillo. He gives us insight on how he transitioned from being a carpenter to owning a successful life saving business know as Safety Anchor Post Systems.  Hope you enjoy Until next time.
31:11
March 11, 2020
Episode 11- Leading with Compassion
Episode 11- Leading with Compassion
In this short episode, I discuss leading with compassion. It is hard these days to find great leaders that are also compassionate. We also discuss a couple of key traits that all leaders should have in their arsenal to guide their teams to success.  Hope you enjoy this episode. 
12:11
March 03, 2020
Episode 10- Talking Active Caring and Complacency w/ Jarrod Tomassi
Episode 10- Talking Active Caring and Complacency w/ Jarrod Tomassi
In this exciting episode we talk with, Jarrod Tomassi, Safety Manager for Turner Construction. We discuss the benefits of active caring from a worker standpoint as well as upper management views. We also go into the breakdown of complacency and debate if it is a choice or habit that can be broken.  Hope you enjoy. 
47:46
February 27, 2020
Episode 9- Tony Taylor and Demetra Johnson
Episode 9- Tony Taylor and Demetra Johnson
In this exciting episode, we discuss dealing with Upper level management and how we bridge the gap between mid-level supervision and the executive team. We also discuss how we all need to be more boots on the ground and the balance between being on-site and in the office. Hope you enjoy the episode!! If you haven't already please subscribe to the show. If you have someone that might like the show, send them over because we always welcome new listeners.  The music in this episode is Jazzy — LiQWYD [Audio Library Release] Music provided by Audio Library Plus Watch: https://youtu.be/B5Pa7rp8Gak Free Download / Stream: https://alplus.io/jazzy
48:30
February 05, 2020
Episode 8- Jason Lucas and Tamara Parris Collaborative Podcast
Episode 8- Jason Lucas and Tamara Parris Collaborative Podcast
In this exciting episode, we bring together 2 podcasts, Women in Safety and The X-Factor of Safety. We also have a 3rd guest, 1/5th of the Safety Justice League and content creator of the #socialmediasafetyminute, Jason Lucas.  We dive into what drives us to be passionate about safety, how we are using our different media outlets to grow and enhance a community in the safety space.  This is a great episode... Hope you all enjoy Both guest can be found on LinkedIn: Jason Lucas-linkedin.com/in/jasonlucas-chst Tamara Parris- linkedin.com/in/health-safety-leadership Music for today episode is: Anything by Soyb & Amine Maxwell https://soundcloud.com/soybmusic https://soundcloud.com/aminemaxwell Creative Commons — Attribution 3.0 Unported — CC BY 3.0 Free Download / Stream: https://bit.ly/-anything Music promoted by Audio Library https://youtu.be/UcNLEN-WZes
01:03:36
January 30, 2020
Episode 7-Interview with Maayan Gordon
Episode 7-Interview with Maayan Gordon
In this exciting episode, we dive into some of the safety tactics associated with the art of glassblowing, with none other than Maayan Gordon from Monkey Boy Art. Maayan is a TikTok influencer, Social Media Strategist and an amazing artist when it comes to glassblowing. She will takes us through a couple of key safety factors that play a big part in the art. She also gives us a couple of insider tips and tricks in the social media space.  Ways to get in contact with Maayan Gordon: Email-monkeyboyarts@gmail.com Instagram-monkeyboyart/monkeyboyglass TikTok-@worldofglass LinkedIn-@Maayan Gordon We hope you enjoy. If you know of someone that may be interested in the show, send them over. We want to bring as much value to you as we can.  If you would like to be featured on the show, or have a great show idea send us an email to safetytrainer1215@gmail.com Thanks Music for today's episode is: Anything by Soyb & Amine Maxwell https://soundcloud.com/soybmusic https://soundcloud.com/aminemaxwell Creative Commons — Attribution 3.0 Unported — CC BY 3.0 Free Download / Stream: https://bit.ly/-anything Music promoted by Audio Library https://youtu.be/UcNLEN-WZes
45:08
January 26, 2020
Episode 6- Curt Brannan Interview
Episode 6- Curt Brannan Interview
In this episode, we talk with Curt Brannan, an avid outdoors-man who is passionate about safety. He discusses some of his many hats he has to wear for different jobs. He even explains the safety precautions for hiking, trekking, and outdoor zip lining.  We hope you enjoy the show and hope we were able to bring some value. Music for this podcast is: Anything by Soyb & Amine Maxwell https://soundcloud.com/soybmusic https://soundcloud.com/aminemaxwell Creative Commons — Attribution 3.0 Unported — CC BY 3.0 Free Download / Stream: https://bit.ly/-anything Music promoted by Audio Library https://youtu.be/UcNLEN-WZes
54:56
January 19, 2020
Episode 5- A Quick dive into Quicktakes Newsletter
Episode 5- A Quick dive into Quicktakes Newsletter
In this episode we discuss OSHA's Quicktakes news letter.  This news letter is beneficial and informative.  We also discuss briefly how to navigate the OSHA.gov website and touch on key elements such as, Finding Training, Sharp, VPP, and other consultation programs that will help your company stay compliant and succeed at changing safety culture.  If you like this show please subscribe and/or download on your favorite podcast platform.  If you have any topics that you would like discussed on the show or you would like to be featured on the show, please send us an email at safetytrainer1215@gmail.com We hope you enjoy the content and we will strive to get better and continue to bring you value....One podcast at a time.  Music for this podcast is: Anything by Soyb & Amine Maxwell https://soundcloud.com/soybmusic https://soundcloud.com/aminemaxwell Creative Commons — Attribution 3.0 Unported — CC BY 3.0 Free Download / Stream: https://bit.ly/-anything Music promoted by Audio Library https://youtu.be/UcNLEN-WZes
16:40
January 18, 2020
Episode 4- The Almighty JSA
Episode 4- The Almighty JSA
In this episode I will be discussing some key elements of the almighty JSA. I break down each section and elaborate on some of my experiences on having to compile and train personnel on this ever-so needed document.  The theme music used in this episode listed below: Anything by Soyb & Amine Maxwell https://soundcloud.com/soybmusic https://soundcloud.com/aminemaxwell Creative Commons — Attribution 3.0 Unported — CC BY 3.0 Free Download / Stream: https://bit.ly/-anything Music promoted by Audio Library https://youtu.be/UcNLEN-WZes
17:59
January 16, 2020