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The Principles of Punk Rock at Work

About the time I was born, a new musical genre emerged. Disillusioned with the rock music scene of the ’70s, a new music was created in the garages of the Western world: punk rock. What’s that got to do with … Continue reading

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Using the Safety Culture Discussion Cards: Tips for SWOT analysis from a user

David Thompson, a Human Factors Specialist from NATS, UK, has provided some feedback on the use of the Safety Culture Discussion Cards for a SWOT analysis. David organised a session involving six groups, each with a facilitator, and each tackling … Continue reading

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Using the Safety Culture Discussion Cards: Tips from a user

I have received some great practical tips (and considerations for the future) from an ATC Safety colleague who had used the Safety Culture Discussion Cards with several different groups. Thanks to Alfonso Barba Martínez (Head of Regional Safety at AENA, … Continue reading

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Safety Culture in your Hands

(This article featured in The Controller – Journal of Air Traffic Control, April 2012.) by Steve Shorrock, Human Factors and Safety Specialist, EUROCONTROL Are safety issues raised by front-line operational/technical staff given appropriate priority within your organisation? Do you and … Continue reading

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