Developing An Excellent Safety Culture (on-demand)

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Christopher Burt

Christopher Burt is an Associate Professor of Industrial and Organizational Psychology at the University of Canterbury. He has published many works on safety, including New Employee Safety: Risk Factors and Management Strategies 2015 Springer International, and numerous peer-reviewed articles in journals such as Safety Science, Journal of Safety Research, Work: A Journal of Prevention, Assessment & Rehabilitation, Journal of Health, Safety and Environment, Applied Ergonomics, and the Journal of Environmental Psychology.

He regularly speaks at international conferences on employee safety management, and consults to industry in this area. He leads a research programme on workplace safety with a specific interest in issues associated with new employees, including the assessment of employee hazard awareness ability, the relationship between trust and safety within employee teams, the management of risky helping behaviours, employee safety voicing behaviour, and the development of safety culture excellence.

Beth Sketcher

Beth is Talegent’s principal consultant and the creator of award-winning talent assessment solutions at Talegent. She develops solutions that meet and exceed client expectations; incorporating client user requirements, detailed specifications, diagnosing key values and competencies to be measured, and validation as required.