Health and Safety, Industrial Relations, Social Policy, systems thinking

Simon Bennett publishes new article on work with the UK National Police Air Service

Simon Bennett, 'Crew resource management’s contribution to flight safety and operational effectiveness at the UK National Police Air Service, as understood by flight-crew'. Int. J. Human Factors and Ergonomics, Vol. 6, No. 2, 2019. Read the full article here. Abstract: National Police Air Service (NPAS) pilots and tactical flight officers (TFOs) were asked a series… Continue reading Simon Bennett publishes new article on work with the UK National Police Air Service

Health and Safety, Industrial Relations, Sociology

Simon Bennett publishes new article on crew resource management in AIR International Magazine

Author and Series Editor Simon Bennett has published on crew resource management in AIR International Magazine. His book series, Systems Thinking for Safety, has recently launched. Read more about the series here. He is also the author of How Pilots Live, available for purchase here.                              … Continue reading Simon Bennett publishes new article on crew resource management in AIR International Magazine

Health and Safety, Industrial Relations, Sociology

Simon Bennett works with the UK National Police Air Service to improve safety

From September 2017, Dr Simon Bennett, Director of the Civil Safety and Security Unit, School of Business, has been researching flight-deck human factors with the UK National Police Air Service (NPAS). The NPAS, created in 2012, provides tactical air support to the 43 police forces of England and Wales from a network of 14 bases.… Continue reading Simon Bennett works with the UK National Police Air Service to improve safety

Health and Safety, Industrial Relations, Sociology

New article by Simon Bennett in AIR International Magazine

Author and Series Editor Simon Bennett has published on the 'National Police Air Support' in AIR International Magazine, after flying with the unit to witness the UK police force at work. His book series, Systems Thinking for Safety, has recently launched. Read more about the series here. He is also the author of How Pilots… Continue reading New article by Simon Bennett in AIR International Magazine

Health and Safety, Industrial Relations, New series, Social Science

Systems Thinking for Safety series launched: Simon Bennett ‘aiming to save lives’

Dr Simon Bennett's new book series Systems Thinking for Safety is featured on the University of Leicester website in an article titled 'Academic aiming to save lives through publishing new series'. Read the article here. Systems Thinking for Safety Edited by Simon Bennett This series draws on the success of the systems-thinking approach to safety… Continue reading Systems Thinking for Safety series launched: Simon Bennett ‘aiming to save lives’

Health and Safety, Industrial Relations, New series

New series launched: Systems Thinking for Safety edited by Simon Bennett

Systems Thinking for Safety Edited by Simon Bennett This series draws on the success of the systems-thinking approach to safety management in commercial and military aviation, with a view to improving safety performance in other complex socio-technical systems, such as health-care, nuclear power generation, chemicals production, oil and gas extraction, deep mining and sea and… Continue reading New series launched: Systems Thinking for Safety edited by Simon Bennett