UPLOADS featured in The Conversation

Paul Salmon and I have just published an new article in The Conversation which argues that safety critical sectors such as road, rail and aviation can learn a lot from the UPLOADS Project when it comes to learning from accidents.

Since the launch of the UPLOADS National Trial, the outdoor sector in Australia has had an standardised, national approach to incident reporting underpinned by a systems approach. This approach supports the identification of the complex web of factors which contribute to accident causation.  Moreover, by contributing data to the UPLOADS National Incident Dataset, organisations are supporting sector-wide learning and accident prevention.

Click here to read the article in full.

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Upcoming Events
  • PrIMe Workshop July 31, 2019 at 9:30 am – 4:00 pm 9 Lakeside Dr, Burwood East Victoria 3151, Australia Workshop Information Join us for a full day workshop where you will learn how to translate the data collected through the UPLOADS App into incident prevention strategies. Professor Paul Salmon and Dr Scott McLean will introduce you to PrIMe (Preventing Incidents Method), which is a quick and simple process used to identify incident prevention strategies…
  • Pre-Symposium Workshop (Outdoors NSW) August 23, 2019 at 9:30 am – 4:30 pm Western Sydney University (Richmond New South Wales, Australia) A one-day workshop focused on learning practical tools for improving safety in your organisation. Including: Accident Analysis, Risk Assessment, and introducing UPLOADS PrIMe.
  • Outdoors NSW Symposium 2019 August 24, 2019 Western Sydney University, Hawkesbury Campus
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