Risk vs Hazard vs Safety

The never ending debate over the difference between a risk and a hazard………..and what is Safety? The poster, courtesy of Dr Rob Long from SPoR, very succinctly and effectively defines each, perhaps slightly differently to what you may have thought or heard before. You wont see words like faith and imagined used very often in …

FIFO Culture Survey

John Toomey ( https://safetyrisk.net/author/john-toomey/) has long had a passion for helping to improve FIFO Cultures to prevent mental health problems and has decided to write a book on the subject. As part of the project, he has created a 35 question, anonymous survey. He wants to circulate it far and wide to get as many …

The Social Psychology of Risk Handbook, i-thou

Book Eight in the Series on Risk The Social Psychology of Risk Handbook, i-thou The Social Psychology of Risk Handbook, i-thou is now published and on sale HERE  At long last there is a complete map of studies in this unique approach to understanding risk. There is no other place globally to study this approach …

Workshop – Understanding Culture Tackling Risk

Introductory SPoR Workshop - Federation University September 2019 - Culture and Risk You are invited to an Introduction Workshop at Federation University (Ballarat Campus) on Understanding Culture and Risk, you can register here: Join in with Master’s students from VIOSH and risk and safety people interested in a radical approach to understanding culture and risk. …

SAFETYconnect Conference

SAFETYconnect Conference Enhancing the future for health & safety professionals - August 28-29, 2019 at the Crown Conference Centre, Melbourne. SAFETYconnect 2019 will feature a two day, dual stream conference run by the NSCA Foundation, and a premium exhibition featuring leading vendors. This targeted industry event will attract senior WHS and business professionals from a …