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Towards an Effective Assessment of Safety Culture
Hong, In-gie; Baek, Jong-bae;
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The purpose of this study is to identify issues for an effective safety culture assessment by conducting a case study of an electronics manufacturing plant in Korea. Cooper`s safety culture model was used as the assessment method, and Fleming and Hudson`s safety culture maturity models were applied as assessment criteria. The results of the safety culture assessment showed that there needs to be a design optimized for study purposes. For example, the correlation between the questionnaire survey and in-depth interview needs to be analyzed. The result of the behavior monitoring should show the relationships with other dimensions. A safety culture maturity model has to be developed to customize the study factors and questions.
maturity model;questionnaire survey;in-depth interview;behavior monitoring;safety management system;
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