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Sicurezza è comportamento
Author/s: Fabiana Gatti 
Year:  2014 Issue: 101 Language: Italian 
Pages:  20 Pg. 113-132 FullText PDF:  700 KB
DOI:  10.3280/QUA2014-101006
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Several studies based on analysis of accidents have shown that the "human factor" is the cause of two-thirds of accidents, but they do not consider the organizational context. Unsafe behaviors, instead, have three causal mechanisms: risk perception, risk propensity and safety climate. This paper presents a review of psychosocial studies about these factors and describes three projects focused on the promotion of safe behaviors; they demonstrate the interdependence of these factors and how, by acting on one, it is possible to create proper preconditions to change the other ones.

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Fabiana Gatti, in "QUADERNI DI ECONOMIA DEL LAVORO" 101/2014, pp. 113-132, DOI:10.3280/QUA2014-101006


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