Safety culture and the australian heavy vehicle industry : a concept in chaos : an industry in need

Edwards, Jason R. (2014) Safety culture and the australian heavy vehicle industry : a concept in chaos : an industry in need. PhD thesis, Queensland University of Technology.

Abstract

This research proposed a new framework for safety culture and examined the influence that culture has on safety in the heavy vehicle industry. The results gave evidence for an industry wide culture, allowing future safety interventions to be designed in a culturally-relevant manner. Designing culturally-relevant interventions may maximise their effectiveness and reduce the levels of resistance to safety that have been evident in past years.

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ID Code: 72870
Item Type: QUT Thesis (PhD)
Supervisor: Davey, Jeremy & Armstrong, Kerry
Keywords: Safety Culture, Organisational Culture, Occupational Health and Safety, Heavy Vehicle, Truck Safety, Truck Crash
Divisions: Current > Research Centres > Centre for Accident Research & Road Safety - Qld (CARRS-Q)
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Health
Current > Institutes > Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation
Institution: Queensland University of Technology
Deposited On: 03 Jul 2014 05:58
Last Modified: 08 Sep 2015 05:38

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