Safety Leadership Walkthroughs: Causes of Missed Opportunities (Part 1)

Safety Leadership: Causes of Missed OpportunitiesOne of the best things you can do during a safety leadership walkthrough is to engage employees.  The problem is, we tend to do this in a shoot-from-the-hip, haphazard way that results in missed opportunities to gather critical information. One cause of these missed opportunities is focusing on conditions rather than people.

About the Author

Eric Svendsen
Eric Svendsen, Ph.D., is Principal and lead change agent for safetyBUILT-IN, a safety-leadership learning and development organization. He has over 20 years experience in creating and executing outcomes-based leadership development and culture change initiatives aligned to organizational goals, and he personally led the safety-culture initiatives of a number of client organizations that resulted in “best ever safety performance” years for those companies.