Safety excellence is often whispered in hushed tones, akin to the search for the Holy Grail. Everyone seeks it, and many make finding it their life’s quest. But what is ‘it’?
Many of those asked simply spout the clichéd line of “You’ll know it when you see it.” Others will proffer the typical “zero injury=safety excellence” mantra. Simply put, safety excellence is producing work safely while concurrently promoting a continuous improvement approach within a learning organization.