Workplace Communicator Blog

Are poor safety habits holding back your safety culture progression?

Posted by Marie-Claire Ross on Mon, May 12, 2014

If you've ever felt that a lot of your friends or colleagues are robotic and don't think much, I've got some news for you.  You're probably right.

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Topics: safety habits, safety behaviours, getting attention, safety culture

Announcing New Book: Transform Your Safety Communication

Posted by Marie-Claire Ross on Thu, Jan 16, 2014

Marie-Claire Ross, author of the highly acclaimed book, Transform Your Safety Communication, is helping safety leaders and safety professionals improve their safety leadership and communication skills, in order to change how workers think about safety compliance.

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Topics: safety messages, safety leadership messages. safety culture books, safety communication, safety leadership, safety culture

4 Steps to Leverage Group Behaviour to Improve Safety

Posted by Marie-Claire Ross on Mon, May 6, 2013

We've all experienced the critical, negative work colleague who puts a dampener on everything.  They complain about the boss, other staff members, customers, new initiatives and always seem to see something sinister lurking behind a new initiative.  They only seem to laugh when someone hurts themselves.

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Topics: CEOs and executives, improving group safety, safety professionals, safety culture

Are tyrants threatening staff safety in your company?

Posted by Marie-Claire Ross on Mon, Feb 4, 2013

On August 5, 1997, Korean Air airplane Flight 801, crashed killing 228 people.

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Topics: CEOs and executives, staff safety, workplace tyrants, induction training, safety culture

3 Simple Steps to Improve Safety Culture

Posted by Marie-Claire Ross on Mon, Nov 19, 2012

High performance companies integrate safety into every company decision.  This is because they realise that the safety of their staff is an important part of how they do business, but also that by looking after safety, staff morale, productivity and even profitability improve.

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Topics: workplace safety culture, safety culture, health and safety culture

Why Great Workplace Safety Professionals are Artists

Posted by Marie-Claire Ross on Tue, Sep 4, 2012

The best safety professionals that I've worked with like safety.  They read all the right safety magazines and go to all the right safety conferences.  But that's not what gets them out of bed in the morning.  What they're really passionate about, and what makes them stand out, is their desire to keep as many people safe as possible.

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Topics: CEOs and executives, workplace safety communication, excellent safety leaders, safety professionals, safety culture

Five Telltale Signs your Company's Safety Culture Needs Work

Posted by Marie-Claire Ross on Mon, Jul 30, 2012
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Topics: workplace safety communication, safety professionals, safety culture, improving safety culture