There are some things you can do before and during a difficult conversation to make it easier and more successful.
Charl changed his style to a MAA-frame (Means-Ability-Accountability) based on the Care and Grow leadership principles developed by Etsko Schuitema.
It has been observed that the frequency of small incidents often tends to increase after a critical safety incident or fatal accident. Why is this the case and what should be done?
The essential differentiator between our exemplary example and the typical, normal, average manager is the conviction that accidents can be avoided, and that they have a personal responsibility in contributing to the safety of their workers.
Both South African and American history show that if we want to do better at ensuring workplace safety we have to think differently.
Managing a safe company that would dare to do better than “industry average” takes new initiatives from top and senior management.
Walking underground in the passages of a platinum mine with the shift supervisor, I noticed that he was not 100% focused on our discussion
Situational awareness is the ability to observe the world around you without fouling it up with internal dialogue, judgment, or other distraction.