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Safety Culture World: “I am Responsible for – Your Personal Safety Culture

By Dr. Mike Williamsen

Discovery Channel’s “Dirty Jobs” host (and Caterpillar spokesman) Mike Rowe roused much controversy in the safety community with his blog entry and subsequent stage monologue asserting that even where posters advertise “Safety First!” many work environments seem to exercise “Safety Third.” Safety professionals everywhere gasped when Rowe dared to share, “Of all the platitudes automatically embraced in the workplace – and there are many – there is none more pervasive, erroneous, overused, and dangerous, than “Safety First!” in my opinion.”

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