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Andrew SharmanAndrew is the CEO of RMS Switzerland, a global consultancy specialising in safety behaviour, culture and leadership. With offices in the UK, and Switzerland.  RMS has an enviable track record of improving culture and enabling excellence for NGOs and blue chip organisations around the world through industry sectors including aviation, automotive, mining, construction, oil and gas, pharmaceuticals, and FMCGs. Find out more at www.RMSswitzerland.comAndrew is also Professor of Leadership & Safety Culture at the European Centre for Executive Development in Fontainebleau, France, and Professor of Risk Management at the University of Zurich, Switzerland.  He is a Chartered Fellow and Vice President of the Institution of Occupational Safety & Health (IOSH); a Fellow of the International Institute of Risk and Safety Management; and a Fellow of the Institute of Leadership & Management.Far from being risk-averse, he loves adventure sports including climbing, free flying, sea kayaking and swimming with sharks. He uses these pursuits to re-energise the language, perceptions and functions of safety and risk management and align the disciplines with broader organisational issues driving positive impact and enhancing the performance of individuals, teams and businesses.Read Andrew's New Rules of Safety series on SHP here.Andrew’s book From Accidents to Zero is one of the fastest-selling books on safety culture of the 21st  century, find out more at and enter code SHP 25 to receive an exclusive 25% discount for SHPonline readers.
April 11, 2023

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One Percent Safer: Live & Direct – Limited free places at upcoming virtual conference

Thanks to the generosity of our event sponsors Cority and Quentic, the One Percent Safer Foundation is now able to offer free places at its Live & Direct ’23 virtual conference sessions for qualifying OSH practitioners.

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If you are a health and safety assistant, adviser or manager or hold an equivalent post you qualify for a free place at our virtual sessions from 24 to 28 April.

Likewise if you are affiliate, student, associate or graduate or tech member, or equivalent, of a health and safety professional body you can register for free to hear from some of the sharpest and most respected thinkers about safety leadership and culture.

Sessions include interviews with and presentations by Professor Dominic Cooper, Dr Rosa Carillo, Professor E Scott Geller and Dr Andrew Hopkins.

To claim your free place at Live & Direct ’23, register here and use the code  OPSDEV in the coupon box at checkout.



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