Safety Snippets

February 2017 Everyone would like to see dramatic improvements in safety despite limited resources.  Three principles have proven successful as triggers for significant and sustaining safety breakthroughs.  
December 2016 Humans are explorers by nature and tend to be more engaged when discovering information for themselves. Broadcasting "shoulds" and "have-tos" quashes energy and internal motivation.
October 2016 Effective safety communication maintains a focus on safety.  
June 2016 Excerpt from an article on 8 principles for smarter safety metrics.
April 2016 A systematic path toward the goal of worker engagement, key to attaining the highest levels of safety excellence.
February 2016 The use of praise as a valuable tool to promote safety behaviors and practices.
October 2015 Constructive approaches facilitate the effectiveness of corrective reminders regarding safety issues.
August 2015 Five ways to encourage a positive safety culture.
June 2015 Understanding information processing by adult learners is crucial to conveying safety considerations in the workplace.  
April 2015 Safety and motivation: how de-motivation can creep into the workplace.