Monthly Archives: November 2012

Using the Safety Culture Discussion Cards to help understand textual data

‘What we call our data are really our own constructions of other people’s constructions of what they and their compatriots are up to’ (Geertz, 1973) Probably the most common approach to trying to understand safety culture is via safety climate … Continue reading

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Five questions about boredom, fatigue and vigilance

Below are five questions posed by a safety colleague, and some brief responses. 1. How different are boredom and fatigue? Both affect our ability to pay attention – to notice something that may need attention – but they are different … Continue reading

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