Safety Differently

Safety Differently

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 did not consider social drivers that would ultimately result in drift. I was one of...

The London Luton Airport Safety Differently Journey

I hear lots of people saying how much they like the principles of safety differently, but just do not...

The Woolworths Experiment

The most pressing question for many people who are already ‘sold’ on Safety Differently is ‘how do you do...

I am not a policy wonk

I coined the term ‘Safety Differently’ in 2012. It was the header of an email I sent to a...

Why Safety Differently is like outstanding customer service

Over the last month have I become more familiar with the concepts of Safety I and Safety Differently and...

Why do things go right?

Photo by Josue Isai Ramos Figueroa on Unsplash In his 2014 Safety I and Safety...

Oil and gas safety in a post-truth world

I spoke at the Oil and Gas Task Force Zero conference 2018 not long ago. Taking the motto of...

Just Culture – The Movie

Imagine an organizational culture of trust, learning and accountability. In the wake of an incident, a restorative just culture...

Safety Differently – The Movie

A great new addition to the conversation with interesting case studies from Sidney Dekker and the folks at Griffith...

Should we do a safety audit or do safety differently?

This is a continuation of Daniel Hummerdal's 2016 April 06 "Safety Audits Differently" posting. Imagine you work in a...