Workplace safety is failing. Despite better procedures now in place on the job, people are still getting hurt. The problem lies in our thinking. We must shift the focus from rules to relationships. In PeopleWork, author and safety management consultant Kevin Burns presents his M4 Method of people-centered management for safety in the workplace. He lays out the practical, how-to steps that frontline supervisors and safety people can master. This promotes a relationship-based culture focused on mentoring, coaching, and inspiring teams. It's an approach that ultimately improves employee productivity and allows everyone to achieve their personal goals and the goals of their company. With PeopleWork, you can raise workplace safety to a level where it actually works.
About the Author
Kevin Burns is the CEO of ZeroSpeak Corporation and principal consultant at M4 Management Consultants. The creator of the M4 Method, he has authored ten books on human performance and safety and also speaks at local, national, and international safety conferences and meetings. As a workplace safety management consultant, Kevin helps companies and organizations integrate people-centered principles into their safety programs, aiming to establish safety as a personal and company-wide value. His innovative approach, called PeopleWork, guides organizations and individuals through practical steps that promote productive, safe, and healthy lives. He is based in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.