What is a Balanced Score Card (BSC) for Safety?

What is a Balanced Score Card (BSC) for Safety?

Created in 1992 by Robert Kaplan and David Norton, the Balanced Score Card (BSC) was initially aimed at helping public agencies better manage and measure performance. More recently, Balanced Score Cards have been used for an integrated approach to performance...
SHP’s Top 5 Most Read: Is There a Trend?

SHP’s Top 5 Most Read: Is There a Trend?

As a Risk Management practitioner, trends fascinate me. The Safety and Health Practitioner (SHP) produce a topic titled “Top 5 most read in X”.  I thought it would be interesting to see what they were historically and also to get a feel for what is...
UK’s Safety Performance Has Flatlined – But Why?

UK’s Safety Performance Has Flatlined – But Why?

Interview with Dr Dominic Cooper regarding UK’s safety performance flatlining (declining).   We discuss: Two pivotal moments in the UK’s historical timeline related to Safety. Serious Injuries and Fatalities (SIF) – what does it mean? Why Root...
How to Develop Meaningful Key Performance Indicators (KPI)

How to Develop Meaningful Key Performance Indicators (KPI)

Meaningful Key Performance Indicators (KPI) A Key Performance Indicator (KPI) is a type of performance measurement that helps you understand how your Organisation (or section, department etc) is performing.  Key Performance Indicators play a critical supporting role...