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Safety Startups

So what should we do on Monday morning? — Putting modern safety science into practice

So what should we do on Monday morning? — Putting modern safety science into practice While it has been pointed out by researchers that the maritime industry is lagging behind other safety-critical domains in embracing contemporary approaches to safety, the industry is certainly on the move now. A still growing audience within maritime safety management is starting to pick

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Managing Safety vs. Leading Safety (hmm, is there a difference?)

What is the role you fulfill working as a safety professional? Plenty of titles in the safety domains include the word “manager”. But, is that always what is needed; A manager? Or would a “leader” sometimes be a better fit for the task at hand? Some may not even be aware that there is a difference

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What science has to say about safety — and the role of people in raising standards

Well, first of all, what is science? And what is safety? Is there at all something called safety science? Or is understanding safety and creating safe and resilient processes at work perhaps more about understanding the array of commonalities going on in the workplace where people, organizations and technology interface? This can turn into a

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Pressing the right buttons — How feedback terminals capture experiences

At Scoutbase we are working hard to build a digital platform for the maritime and offshore industries which helps you identify safety-related challenges in everyday work — before they turn into accidents. Probably the most crucial part of this is getting seafarers to share their experiences on board. Next to doing our own research and testing prototypes we

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