Foundations for Communicating a Safety Culture

Foundations for Leading a Safety Culture. Where to Begin? (Part 1)I’m often asked by participants in my safety-leadership sessions what they need to do to start the process of building and leading a safety culture. And while there are many things that need to be done concurrently at an organizational level to ensure there is an infrastructure that supports a sustainable safety culture, there are some things that all of us can do immediately to begin leading it personally. Here are just a few tips to get you started:

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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.