What Safety Means, Why We Investigate, and  The Importance of Learning <ul><li>2010 API Pipeline Conference </li></ul>
Presentation Objectives <ul><li>Discuss what safety means at your company </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Our definitions and classi...
What Safety Means <ul><li>When the API awards are given for outstanding safety and environmental performance, what is meas...
What Safety Means <ul><li>Complete this sentence: </li></ul><ul><li>When we talk about safety at my company, we mean… </li...
What Safety Means <ul><li>When we talk about safety at my company, we mean: </li></ul>
What Safety Means <ul><li>When we talk about safety at my company, we mean: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Employee safety </li></u...
Why We Investigate <ul><li>Complete this sentence:  </li></ul><ul><li>The purpose of investigations at my company is… </li...
Why We Should Investigate <ul><li>Determine what happened –  facts </li></ul><ul><li>Determine why it happened –  causes <...
The Importance of Learning
The Importance of Learning <ul><li>What is a “Lesson Learned?” </li></ul><ul><li>A “good work practice” or innovative appr...
Lessons Learned Program <ul><li>Can be a principal component of a learning culture committed to operational excellence and...
Lessons Learned Process <ul><li>A simple explanation of the process : </li></ul><ul><li>Collect  the lessons and practices...
Presentation Objectives <ul><li>Discuss what safety means at your company </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Our definitions and classi...
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  1. 2. What Safety Means, Why We Investigate, and The Importance of Learning <ul><li>2010 API Pipeline Conference </li></ul>
  2. 3. Presentation Objectives <ul><li>Discuss what safety means at your company </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Our definitions and classifications determine what we investigate, and to what extent </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Determine why we investigate </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Why we investigate determines how we investigate </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Explain the importance of learning </li></ul><ul><ul><li>If we do not learn from our investigations, safety will not be improved </li></ul></ul>
  3. 4. What Safety Means <ul><li>When the API awards are given for outstanding safety and environmental performance, what is measured? </li></ul><ul><li>Does your company measure the same things? </li></ul>
  4. 5. What Safety Means <ul><li>Complete this sentence: </li></ul><ul><li>When we talk about safety at my company, we mean… </li></ul>
  5. 6. What Safety Means <ul><li>When we talk about safety at my company, we mean: </li></ul>
  6. 7. What Safety Means <ul><li>When we talk about safety at my company, we mean: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Employee safety </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Vehicle safety </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Contractor safety </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Pipeline safety </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Public safety </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Environmental protection </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Safe operations </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Quality </li></ul></ul>Anything else? Anything missing that might be helpful to include?
  7. 8. Why We Investigate <ul><li>Complete this sentence: </li></ul><ul><li>The purpose of investigations at my company is… </li></ul>
  8. 9. Why We Should Investigate <ul><li>Determine what happened – facts </li></ul><ul><li>Determine why it happened – causes </li></ul><ul><li>Determine how to prevent it from happening again – corrective actions </li></ul><ul><li>Make sure all the corrective actions are actually done </li></ul><ul><li>Share lessons learned with everyone in the organization </li></ul>
  9. 10. The Importance of Learning
  10. 11. The Importance of Learning <ul><li>What is a “Lesson Learned?” </li></ul><ul><li>A “good work practice” or innovative approach that is captured and shared to promote repeat application; or an adverse work practice or experience that is captured and shared to avoid recurrence. </li></ul>
  11. 12. Lessons Learned Program <ul><li>Can be a principal component of a learning culture committed to operational excellence and continuous improvement </li></ul><ul><li>Can communicate acquired knowledge more effectively than informal “tribal knowledge” ways </li></ul><ul><li>Can ensure that beneficial information is used in planning, work processes, and daily activities </li></ul><ul><li>Can be a powerful method of sharing good ideas </li></ul><ul><li>Can get the right information to the right people in a timely manner and in ways that spread the lessons company-wide. </li></ul>
  12. 13. Lessons Learned Process <ul><li>A simple explanation of the process : </li></ul><ul><li>Collect the lessons and practices </li></ul><ul><li>Verify for accuracy and applicability </li></ul><ul><li>Store in lessons learned database </li></ul><ul><li>Disseminate to people who can use lessons </li></ul><ul><li>Apply knowledge on the job </li></ul>
  13. 14. Presentation Objectives <ul><li>Discuss what safety means at your company </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Our definitions and classifications determine what we investigate, and to what extent </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Determine why we investigate </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Why we investigate determines how we investigate </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Explain the importance of learning </li></ul><ul><ul><li>If we do not learn from our investigations, safety will not be improved </li></ul></ul>

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