I am a Cop, and I am Sorry

I just read and enjoyed this article on LinkedIn Pulse. I think the message may resonate for some Safety People: (Ie One simple message for safety people who feel ostracised by a workforce or management who don't appreciate them, instead of dissing them as idiots or whinging about lack of commitment - go out and have conversations …

Knowledge and Curriculum for Risk and Safety People

Knowledge and Curriculum for Risk and Safety People Every time I am engaged by an organisation I conduct a survey (gap analysis and MiProfile), asking executives, safety people and managers to nominate the knowledge and skills they would like to develop. I have conducted this survey with more than 30,000 people over 10 years and …

Your Safety Communication Sucks

Your Safety Communication Sucks Marie-Claire Ross from Digicast was telling me today that she was lampooned by the “Nutbag and Knobhead Brigade” (my words) on a LinkedIn Forum (surprise, surprise – LOL!) for a recent article she wrote: You know you suck at Safety Communication when... She recently wrote in her newsletter: Oops - I …

Management Support Is Essential for Safety – But What Is It?

Safety People continually harp on about the lack of management commitment and support being the major impediment to them being successful for their role but ask them exactly what they mean by that will usually elicit a blank stare. Often the frustration from not getting the support from management that we want is not due …

Free Ebook for New Safety People

GUIDE TO INCIDENT REDUCTION & ANALYSIS FOR NEW SAFETY PRACTITIONERS By Peter Ribbe Peters last Safety Ebooks were a big hit and encouraged him to share this one. Download Peter’s Other FREE EBOOKS HERE DOWNLOAD HERE: Introduction: The information contained within the following pages are designed to assist safety practitioners new to the safety arena, even some …