Diversity and Training Images

October 25, 2019

Diversity and Training Images

It's important to try to use images in your safety training that reflect a diverse population. Specific images related to safety can be hard to find in the first place but trying to find safety images that reflect diversity can be almost impossible. The Noun project (a great source for icons for your training materials) has a new set of icons that show women in leadership and STEM positions. I applaud their efforts! If you want to check out or download the icons, see the link below.
 
https://blog.thenounproject.com/the-redefining-women-icon-collection-e18e1c4229c7




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