What is safety leadership? In essence, good leadership includes good safety leadership and basic understanding of different safety principles. Leaders must understand their role in creating the conditions that lead to success and hence, through reflective and systemic leadership, empower their people in creating safety on a daily basis. One fundamental aspect of safety leadership […]

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 […]