Fair Treatment in the Mining Industry

Fair Treatment or a Window Seat – Incident Management

Yet another great article by Ruth Jenkins from SINA Solutions – Safety is No Accident

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Intro:  What happens when someone has an accident on your site? Does the blame game begin? If it is a Contractor involved – is a “Window Seat” reserved? Does everyone mutter under his or her breath -­‐ “See you later Mate”?

“A no blame environment is neither feasible nor desirable”

There has to be consequences for all behaviours that have the potential to lead to harm. A Slips, Lapses, Mistakes and Violations model (see below) provides a framework for guiding managers down an appropriate consequences path.

Incident Management

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