Behavioral Based Safety

behavioral-based-safetyBehavioral Based Safety is a proactive methodology used to identify and reduce at-risk actions that are associated with workplace accidents. It is an important complement to any safety and health management system, as it takes your safety plan from reactive to proactive.

Your safety and health management system is still the place for specific policies and procedures and is still the “one stop shop” of sorts for all things compliance. Behavioral Based Safety is simply a system which overlays it to help identify common or likely workplace accidents, even those which happen within the scope of a well-defined safety plan. It allows an employer to truly customize a safety and health plan to his or her company, allowing for extremely specific policies to prevent injury.

The system incorporates every member of the staff, from management to hourly personnel, and is designed with similar principals as the Quality Improvement processes developed