Date(s) - 26/10/2021
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Title: Safety – II in Practice
Date: October 26, 2021
Time: 1:00 – 3:00 pm PST
Presenter: Ron Gantt
(This webinar will be presented in English)
In the last decade in safety management, a new idea has emerged that has caused a bit of a stir – Safety-II. The idea is relatively simple, defining safety as an ability to make things go well, which has led to many misunderstandings. Is it really all that different from what we are already doing? If it is different, then how do we do it? And does this mean we should stop doing what we are doing? In this presentation we will attempt to answer these questions and more to help clear up some of the confusion. And perhaps along the way we will see how Safety-II can profoundly impact our everyday practice and spark innovative solutions to our toughest problems.
Ron Grant has over 20 years experience in health and safety management. Working with industries such as construction, utilities and chemical manufacturing. He has undergraduate degrees in psychology and occupational safety, as well as a graduate degree in safety engineering. Ron is also currently finishing his PhD in cognitive systems engineering at the Ohio State University. He has numerous certifications related to safety management, including being a Board Certified Safety Professional. Ron currently is the Director of Operations at Reflect Consulting Group where he specializes in helping organizations with safety management, leadership, culture, organizational learning and operational resilience.
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