Building a Sustainable Safety Culture

The following modules include information on methods for building and sustaining a strong safe culture in the laboratory.

Making Safety Personal

Best practice for effectively engaging lab personnel in safety.

Inspections

Importance of inspections to help sustain a safe working environment.

Interventions

How to talk about safe work practices with lab mates.

Recognition

Importance of positive reinforcement to help people achieve safe work behaviors in the lab.

Mentoring

Key considerations for an effective safety mentoring program to share best practices and help people avoid injuries and incidents in the lab.

Near Miss Reporting

Key considerations for an effective near miss program to help others learn from events to prevent their reoccurrence.

Learning Experiences

A method for learning from safety incidents in the lab.

Effective Safety Communications

Methods for enhancing hazard awareness and sharing best practices.

Sustainability

Key principles of sustainability and how they can be used in the lab.

Leadership Engagement

Key elements of engaged leadership which build and sustain a strong safety culture in the lab.y principles of sustainability and how they can be used in the lab.