Resilience Engineering

Resilience Engineering

The Safety Differently Professional

One of the missing pieces in our theory and research on safety differently has been what it means for the role of safety professionals and practitioners.  For all of the advances we have made...

What’s capacity?

The other day I was observing a medical first aid class, and the instructor was discussing the signs and...

Moving On

Some of you may have heard this already from one source or another, but I am stepping away from...

Todd Conklin: Quanta

Risk and Safety Conference 2019

Can believing in SMS make us more Vulnerable?

When the FAA embraced Safety Management System (SMS), we all joined in with an understanding of shared responsibility, we...

What I learnt from failure

Let’s go back some 18 years in time. The local time was 03.10. I was standing my watch as...

Complicated & Complex Systems in Safety Management

When General Stanley McChrystal took over the U.S. Joint Special Operations Command[1] (JSOC) in Iraq during the mid-2000s, he...

A Choice to Punish or To Learn from Parkland

After the Parkland, Fl., school shooting February 14, 2018 the nation’s anger focused for a while on then-school resource...