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Title: Influence of leadership and safety climate on employee safety compliance and citizenship behaviours
Author: Didla, Shama
ISNI:       0000 0004 2672 6934
Awarding Body: University of Aberdeen
Current Institution: University of Aberdeen
Date of Award: 2008
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High-risk organizations are continuously striving to minimize risks and establish a safe working environment. While technology and high standards are crucial, a core aspect of an effective safety management system lies in safe human behaviour and this constitutes the main theme for this thesis. In order to assess the state of safety of an organization from a behavioural perspective, safety compliance (SC) and safety citizenship behaviour (SCB) were measured through interviews and quantitative studies with an emphasis on understanding the key aspects of leadership style and associated mediating factors that influence employees' safety compliance and safety citizenship behaviour.
Supervisor: Not available Sponsor: Not available
Qualification Name: Thesis (Ph.D.) Qualification Level: Doctoral
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Keywords: Industrial safety ; Leadership — Psychological aspects ; Occupational / industrial health & safety ; Work environment