EEAST General Broadcast

Complex Systems and Safety

av EEAST General Broadcast | Publicerades 10/26/2020

It's important to think about how we are safe on the front line, doing the work day in and day out, but how do our polices, processes and practices across an entire organisation impact the safety of our work?Steven Shorrock is an interdisciplinary humanistic, systems and design practitioner interested in human work from multiple perspectives.He currently specialises as a human factors and safety specialist in air traffic control in Europe, but has worked across most safety critical sectors.We talk about how policies can interfere with each other, how hierarchy impacts performance and reflecting on incidents in this fascinating chat.Steven's blog can be found here Humanistic Systems and he's also on Twitter @StevenShorrock.Thank you so much for listening. If you'd like to hear more please subscribe, leave us a review and feedback to us at @EEAST_Safety or email me at See for privacy and opt-out information.

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General Broadcast covers the whole of the Ambulance service, from clinical to non-technical skills, from best practice to learning from incidents and more.It's a chance to hear from experts about the latest developments in the industry, thought provoking ideas and innovations all in the world of the NHS and EEAST in particular. It's not just blue lights and sirens!Whether you work for any ambulance service or just want to learn more, it's the best place to hear about the world of the ambuance service. See for privacy and opt-out information.