Environmental Health & Safety

Systems Approach to Safety

Integrating Safety into Operations
Systems Approach to Safety
University of California

Introduction to a systems approach to safety. The Space Shuttle Challenger accident and University ergonomic injuries will be discussed as specific examples with system breakdown. Review of how to identify (and prevent) overall structures, patterns, and cycles that contribute to injuries and death. Overview of the powerful role that structure takes in driving behavior. Presented by Janette de la Rosa Ducut, Ed.D. during the Risk Summit conference on 06/08/11 at the Los Angeles Airport (LAX) Marriot Hotel, Los Angeles, CA.


Download the course materials:

  1. Presentation
  2. Handouts
  3. Jeopardy game

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