"Touchy-feely actually works" But managers and workers must buy into culture building

Resnick, Marc
August 2009
Industrial Safety & Hygiene News;Aug2009, Vol. 43 Issue 8, p23
The article focuses on the creation of a safety culture through the effective interaction of management and employees. The author presents two scenarios where safety culture is depicted, one on the lifting policy of a hotel management, and another one on the appropriate approach of a construction foreman in confronting a worker who violates safety policies. A table depicting the best practices for management and employees in the promotion of a successful safety culture is presented.


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