560  Measuring Safety Culture of Chemical Manufacturing Employees

In this session learn about an on-line survey instrument that was developed to measure employee perceptions of the safety culture in manufacturing. In a pilot study, this survey was administered to all employees in a polymer manufacturing facility. Exploratory factor analysis revealed three dimensions of safety culture: Company activities and systems, Employee knowledge, and Continuous learning and improvement.

Instructors: Robert F. Reardon, Ph.D., P.E.
Cristian Lieneck, FAHM, CHE, CMPE
Pamela Wadende
Texas State University - San Marcos, San Marcos, TX

Level: I