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Title

Restructuring Heinrich: An Application for Modern Safety Management

Department

Safety, Security, and Emergency Management

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

5-2019

Abstract

The article talks about the findings of industrial safety pioneer Herbert William Heinrich that have served as the base of the teachings in modern safety management. Topics discussed include his book "Industrial Accident Prevention: A Scientific Approach," Heinrich being an employee of Travelers Insurance in the engineering and inspection division, and an analysis of whether Heinrich's model has a place in contemporary safety management.

Journal Title

Professional Safety

Journal Volume

64

Journal Issue

5

Article Starting Page

44

Article Ending Page

52

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