Archives for December 2014

The A-B-Cs of Leading Safety Culture

A few months ago I published an extended series of articles on building employee engagement using safety leadership styles.  Soon afterward I was contacted by ASSE, who asked me to contribute an article representing an abridged version of that series to their “Leading Thoughts” section of Professional Safety journal. As many of you no doubt […]

Four Guidelines for Coaching Safety Behaviors and Performance

In our last issue we looked at the criteria for coaching safety performance and behaviors.  For something to be coachable it first has to be specific, measurable, observable, repeatable, and expectations-based. Here are four additional guidelines for coaching safety behaviors and performance that will make our coaching sessions much more effective.