I visited a hardwood sawmill in Princeton, West Virginia who talked about their safety culture.
They noted the employee involvement in their safety culture. They said employees do four things:
Listening to that presentation, it reinforced a belief I have: we will be as safe as we can be when every employee believes that safety is his responsibility and is accountable for it.
We count on you. Help us achieve our goal.
PalletOne CEO Howe Wallace
Since 2005, he has been sharing his thoughts on the organization, leadership, and communication in an online daily note to teammates called Daily with HQ.