Are you an effective health and safety leader?

When organisational health and safety performance begins to stall, Occupational Psychologist Jennifer Webster suggests it might be time to reassess your leadership style. I don’t know about you, but I’m not aware of too many people in authority who would ask themselves, ‘what sort of leader am I?’ Let’s face it; the majority of people … Continue reading “Are you an effective health and safety leader?”

Why it’s smarter and safer to look ahead now

Sam Bradbrook, Senior Scientist in HSE’s Foresight Centre (and self-confessed ‘petrol-head’) explains the importance to health and safety of looking ahead and preparing for what the future might hold. It was only my second time on a racetrack. I’d had some expert tuition, I knew the track, I was confident and in control.  The corner … Continue reading “Why it’s smarter and safer to look ahead now”