Journal Article
Commentary

Safety culture across cultures.

Yorio PL, Edwards J, Hoeneveld D. Safety culture across cultures. Saf Sci. 2019 Dec;120:402-410. doi: 10.1016/j.ssci.2019.07.021.

This paper discusses the relationship between national culture and safety culture, and how national culture influences an individual’s organizational beliefs, assumptions and values related to safety and then how those influence worker perception. The authors provide practical suggestions and directions for future research on organizational patient safety culture.