Chapter 1. Safety Basics

  1. Terry E. McSween Ph.D. President and CEO

Published Online: 28 JAN 2005

DOI: 10.1002/0471721611.ch1

Values-Based Safety Process: Improving Your Safety Culture with Behavior-Based Safety, Second Edition

Values-Based Safety Process: Improving Your Safety Culture with Behavior-Based Safety, Second Edition

How to Cite

McSween, T. E. (2003) Safety Basics, in Values-Based Safety Process: Improving Your Safety Culture with Behavior-Based Safety, Second Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/0471721611.ch1

Author Information

  1. Quality Safety Edge, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 JAN 2005
  2. Published Print: 2 JUN 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471220497

Online ISBN: 9780471721611

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Keywords:

  • layered safety audits;
  • Du Pont's approach;
  • systematic desensitization

Summary

  • Traditional Safety Programs

  • Du Pont's Success

  • Our Findings

  • The Safety Triangle

  • Complacency

  • Safety as a Team Process

  • Common Problems with Safety Efforts

  • Problems with Punishment

  • Appropriate Use of Punishment

  • Components of a Proven Safety Process