The Entropy Model explains the need for businesses to manage risk to pursue production, quality work and safety incident mitigation concurrently.
This is highly relevant for any business wanting to improve its operational productivity, safety performance and their safety culture.
Check out the video below, where Tania explains this concept and the Entropy Model in more detail:
Check out Tania’s article series:
- Overcoming the Conflict between Safety and Production
- Overcoming the Conflict between Safety and Production:
Part 2 – Systems Degradation, a New Category of Risk
- Overcoming the Conflict Between Safety and Production:
Part 3 – Degradation of Organisational Capability
About Tania and ALIGN Risk Management
Tania Van der Stap is the Founder and Principal Director of ALIGN Strategic Management Services Pty Ltd established in 2002, after having Productive Safety Management published internationally by Butterworth-Heinemann. The publication presents a strategic, multi-disciplinary management system for hazardous industries that ties safety and production together.
From 2002 to 2012, Tania provided HSE consulting services to Chevron’s Gorgon Project, Monadelphous, Baker Hughes, Fortescue Metals Group and Worley Parsons. Thereafter for 5 years, Tania took a HSE Manager’s role with AngloGold Ashanti Australia where she made significant improvements taking the department from ‘vulnerable’ to ‘proactive’ on the HSE journey.
In late 2016, her company was rebadged to ALIGN Risk Management specialising in HSE Consulting and Risk Leadership Programs for managers, supervisors, HSE professionals and workers. Her chapter on ‘Risk Leadership – A Multi-Disciplinary Approach’ has been accepted by the American Society of Safety Professionals and will be published in Safety Leadership and Professional Development ahead of the ASSP’s 2018 Safety Conference.
In addition to Productive Safety Management being a substantial, refereed publication, Tania’s credentials include academic qualifications in Commerce and also Public Health and Safety.
The Entropy Model is protected by copyright within ‘Productive Safety Management’, Taylor and Francis Group Publishers, Oxford. The ppt presentation is protected by copyright held by Align Strategic Management Services Pty Ltd.
For more information on ALIGN’s Risk Leadership Program and Consulting Services, contact email@example.com
ALIGN Risk Management specializes in Productive Safety Management, and believe HSEQ systems can be efficient, cost-effective and ensure continuity of production.
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