Category: Blog

May 7, 2021

Psychological Safety: How Can Leaders Create a Psychologically Safe Workplace Culture to Support Health and Safety Performance?

Four key psychological safety practices for leaders to create a safe environment where people take interpersonal risk and speak up. Mark Britton, JMJ partner, and Kelli Bettenhausen, JMJ Senior Consultant, discuss the topic of psychological safety. Mark shares why he became interested in this subject, and what he has learnt from his research. He goes on to explain how his findings led him to identify 10 leadership capabilities and best practices leaders need to develop and display to make people […]
May 6, 2021
Gilbane Cares

Construction Safety Week: Moving Beyond Traditional Safety to Holistic Safety Including Physical and Psychological Wellbeing

Putting physical and psychological wellbeing at the forefront to keep construction workers safe. Greg Savage, JMJ Managing Consultant, and Rebecca Severson, Corporate Director of Safety at Gilbane Building Company, talk about the evolution of Construction Safety Week. They discuss the importance of this year’s theme, ‘holistic safety’, and explain why placing physical and mental health at the forefront is critical to keeping construction workers safe.
August 13, 2020
JMJ's Michael Huvane interviews Teichert's Dana Davis

Teichert’s Safety Journey Enables Operational Excellence a Conversation with Dana Davis, President of Teichert Materials

Michael Huvane, JMJ Master Consultant, and, Dana Davis, President of Teichert Materials, a US-based construction materials company explore the relationship between a strong culture of safety and operational effectiveness.
March 12, 2020
Part I: Safety Cardinal Rules for Line Managers, Not Just Workers

Part I: Cardinal Rules of Safety for Line Managers, Not Just Workers

Life-Saving Rules” and so on for their workers. These titles have been created to signal their imperative. They also form the basis for “just cause”: the levels of disciplinary response to violations by offending workers and supervisors.
August 23, 2019
Back to School Safety Checklist

Back to School Safety Checklist

The National Safety Council shares tips on how to ensure your child travels safely to school everyday, Whether your children walk, ride their bicycle or take the bus to school, it is extremely important that they take proper safety precautions. Take a look at their check list: