Jacque Stack Cooney is director of consulting at BST (bstsolutions.com). Cooney oversees safety change initiatives at organizations throughout the United States and Canada, and is active in the development of new methods for safety improvement.
In a perfect world, safety would be easy. Leaders would look at past incidents, identify how to avoid them and make sure everyone followed the rules. But real life is not so simple. The workplace is always changing – making it critical that employees be able to detect and respond to real-time changes in risk.