Safety Attitude

Safety Attitude

Every person has an attitude toward safety. There are four levels of attitude commonly found. All attitudes belong to people who either comply or believe LEVEL 1: Complies with Safety because it’s convenient I know I am supposed to use the handrail, but if I do I’ll...
Risk Perception

Risk Perception

Risk Perception is the judgment that people make about the characteristics and severity of a risk. As individuals we all have different perceptions of Risk. There are many factors that influence our perceptions. Factors such as; where we were born, how we were raised,...
Risk Tolerance

Risk Tolerance

Risk tolerance is the willingness to accept or avoid risk. In any group of people there are gamblers or risk takers and there are non-gamblers or risk avoiders. People who have a low willingness to accept risks and the consequences of risks are called risk avoiders....
Personal Responsibility for Safety

Personal Responsibility for Safety

Everyone has a legal, contractual and moral responsibility for Health and Safety.  Health and Safety is not just someone else’s responsibility, everyone is accountable for their actions or in-actions. You might not be a Health and Safety expert but you can and must...