Special or Theme Issue

Special issue on resilience engineering and high reliability organizations.

Wears RL; Roberts KH; Pettersen KA; Schulman PR; Le Coze JC; Haavik TK; Antonsen S; Rosness R; Hale A; Macrae C; Draycott T; Pariès J; Macchi L; Valot C; Deharvengt S; Grabowski M; Harvey EJ; Waterson P; Dainty ARJ.

Resilience is an organizational characteristic that enables individuals and teams to adapt to chaotic conditions and reduce the potential for failure. This special issue explores the intersection between resilience and high reliability in a variety of theoretical and situational contexts such as in maternity care.