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Completing the Human Safety Jigsaw

  • Richard G. Scaife

Abstract

This paper describes an approach to the integrated assessment of human error, violations and safety culture which is intended to overcome some of the gaps which can exist when separate aspects of human factors are analysed in isolation.

Keywords

Human Factor Human Error Safety Culture Root Cause Analysis Capability Maturity Model 
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© Springer-Verlag London 2004

Authors and Affiliations

  • Richard G. Scaife
    • 1
  1. 1.Chartered PsychologistsThe Keil Centre LimitedEdinburghScotland

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