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Author Florczak, Clifford M., 1951-

Title Maximizing profitability with safety culture development / Clifford M. Florczak
Published Amsterdam ; Boston : Butterworth-Heinemann, [2002]
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Description 1 online resource (ix, 327 pages) : illustrations
Contents Introduction; Management Philosophies and Theory; Assessment Tools; Program Implementation -- How to Start; Medical Surveillance/Drug Testing; New Hire Orientation; Training; Safety Performance as Part of Performance Evaluations; Safety Incentive Bonus Programs; Planning for Field Compliance; Safety Culture Barometers; Measuring Field Compliance; Increasing Program Effectiveness; Training and Grooming Front Line Supervisors; The Effect of a Tight Economy on Safety Programs and Culture
Summary Cliff Florczak has been an integral part of a number of highly successful zero incidents safety culture development programs. Here, he shares the details of these programs in order to provide others with the necessary information to assess their own safety culture. After a brief background on safety cultures themselves, the author utilizes some of the basic safety principles, combines them with some of the basic management theories and puts all of this to use in real life situations. Aims for zero incidents to control costs and losses Packed full of real-life examples and analogies Learn what to look for, where to look for it and how to go about making improvements
Notes Includes index
Print version record
Subject Industrial hygiene -- Economic aspects -- United States.
Industrial safety -- Economic aspects -- United States.
Profit -- United States.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0080491804 (electronic bk.)
9780080491806 (electronic bk.)