Publications

BOOKS

Accident Investigation Techniques

Peter Sturm and Jeffrey Oakley provide a concise comparison of accident/incident investigation techniques that can be used to help companies and safety professionals analyze accidents and feel assured that the causes have been properly determined and that corrective actions will prevent reoccurrence.

This third edition updates the second edition and covers all aspects of accident investigation from theory to organizing, gathering and analyzing data, to reporting, recommendations, and follow-up. This edition integrates the new research, updates the relevant references, and introduces changes that have occurred and continue to occur as workplace safety and investigations evolve and improve. The authors also reference the only consensus standard focusing on investigating incidents, CSA Z1005:21, Workplace Incident Investigation.

SPECIAL FEATURES

  • Real-world case studies throughout

  • Incorporation of CSA Z1005 incident investigation standard

  • Appendix featuring sample charts and forms

ARTICLES

Protecting the Public - Through Safety

“For more than a decade the safety profession around the world has discussed and developed a framework of competencies for health and safety professionals,”

Safety+Sustainability:
Safe Companies are Sustainable Companies

Many are excited and enthusiastic about the topic of sustainability. Everyone's safety practice and the profession is aligned with the three core pillars of sustainability:  people, profit and planet.  

Incident Management

Don't let the crisis control you!

Sustainability in Canada

The Bruntland Report of 1987 defines sustainability as “sustainable development, and it is the "development that meets the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs."