Are you gambling with your safety culture?

Jennifer Webster, Occupational Psychologist, explains why – despite what we might think – health and safety at work really isn’t ‘someone else’s problem’ and how a robust organisational safety culture can reduce risk for everyone. Think about the last time you went for a job interview.  What was it that first attracted you to apply … Continue reading “Are you gambling with your safety culture?”

What if these traffic lights never change…?

Kevin Hallas, Commercial Manager in HSE’s Centre for Human and Organisational Performance, illustrates how instinctual, rather than thoughtful, behaviour can  undermine health and safety. How long do you wait for temporary traffic lights to change? The longer you wait, the more you think they’re not working. You can see the other end of the road … Continue reading “What if these traffic lights never change…?”