Speaking Up Makes a Difference: Agencywide Changes Made Based on Your Safety Culture Survey Results
September 19, 2018
Your thoughts, comments and suggestions about the Safety Culture at NASA have been heard. The Office of Safety and Mission Assurance, along with Subject Matter Experts from each of the NASA centers, has worked to make changes throughout the agency based on your input from the NASA Safety Culture Survey.
Safety Culture Refreshes SATERN Courses
February 15, 2018
The Safety Culture Working Group revised two Safety Culture SATERN courses that provide training for NASA employees and contractors.
Both courses, “Orientation to NASA Safety Culture” and “Safety Culture for Supervisors,” cover the definition of Safety Culture, the NASA Safety Culture five factors, and responsibilities of both the participants and supervisors for supporting the agency’s Safety Culture.
Raynor Taylor Receives Yes-If Coin, Supports Safety Reporting Culture
December 12, 2017
James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) Program Manager Raynor Taylor received a NASA Yes-If Challenge Coin for raising a safety concern while visiting a NASA center. Since he brought up the concern, project personnel have created a clear path forward to practice better safety measures.
Paul Kirkpatrick Receives Yes-If Coin for Exemplary Leadership
March 17, 2016
On Feb. 11, Deputy Chief Safety and Mission Assurance Officer Emeritus for the Commercial Crew Program Paul Kirkpatrick received a NASA Yes-If challenge coin for exemplary leadership over his 44-year career as a safety professional.
NASA Safety Culture Handbook Is Now Available
December 22, 2015
NASA-HDBK-8709.24, NASA Safety Culture Handbook is now available. The handbook, which was a collaborative effort from the Safety Culture Working Group, contains information on the NASA Safety Culture Program, the Safety Culture Model, the Safety Culture Survey process, and provides guidance on the development and implementation of Safety Culture at the center level.
SMA Program Profile: Safety Culture
October 10, 2014
NASA’s Safety Culture Program assesses and promotes a healthy Safety Culture at all levels of the agency.
Safety Message: Creating a Strong Safety Culture
July 02, 2014
Chief Engineer Ralph Roe presents the June Safety Message "Creating a Strong Safety Culture."
SCWG Supports Safety Culture at NASA
July 01, 2014
Safety Culture Working Group devises strategies to promote Safety Culture throughout the agency.
Tracy Dillinger Represents NASA and Supports Human Factors at AsMA
June 26, 2014
Dr. Tracy Dillinger represented NASA on the Year in Review panel at the annual Aerospace Medical Association technology and science meeting this May. She has also been selected as the Human Factors representative for the organization.