Background Complex sociotechnical systems are defined as systems consisting of plant, processes and people as well as the interaction among these three components. Sociotechnical systems mean that organisations have various interfaces to different parts of the system and that transactions take place within the system, its subsystems, and between the larger context and dynamics in […]

Background In complex sociotechnical systems, safety leadership is critical in order to balance safety and productivity. Safety leadership is about leaders understanding and recognizing the different pressures that people in the sharp-end normally have to cope with in everyday work – in normal work. Leaders influence employees throughout an organisation with their view of safety and […]