Weick’s theories of organisational sense making
When I decided to create the post graduate program in the psychology of risk at ACU in 2011 (http://www.humandymensions.com/post-graduate-studies ), I knew that a study of Weick would be foundational. Weick is first introduced in Unit 1 of the Program but is later tackled fully in Unit 4.This is an ...… Read the rest of the article
Building High Performance Safety Cultures (More than ‘the way we do things around here’)
What is a Safety Culture?
First published here: http://safetyma.myob.net/news/building-high-performance-safety-cultures/162354If you ask most business leaders to describe their company’s safety culture, they will often say ‘ it’s the way we do things around here’. However, if you take a closer look at the words ‘the ...… Read the rest of the article
We need to make sure this can never happen again
Can you picture this scenario?
Manager: So Ben, I’ve just read through the incident report and I see you injured your back when you ran the forklift into the bollard. I need to ask you a few questions as we need to make sure this type of ...… Read the rest of the article