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Psychological empowerment and organizational commitment: the moderating effect of organizational learning culture

Baek-Kyoo (Brian) Joo et Ji Hyun Shim
2010

This paper examines the influence of psychological empowerment on organizational commitment and the moderating effect of organizational learning culture on the relationship.

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Fatalism and its implications for risky road use and receptiveness to safety messages: a qualitative investigation in Pakistan

A. KAYANI, M.J. KING et J.J. FLEITER
2012

Qualitative research was undertaken with a range of drivers, religious orators, police and policy makers. Findings indicate that fatalistic beliefs are pervasive in Pakistan, are strongly linked with religion..

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Islamic Fatalism and the Clash of Civilizations: An Appraisal of a Contentious and Dubious Theory

Gabriel A. ACEVEDO
2008

This paper will address the question of Islamic fatalism. Survey data will be used to assess Samuel P. Huntington's controversial "Clash of Civilizations" thesis and its emphasis on fatalism as an inherent characteristic of Islamic religion..

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Superstition, risk-taking and risk perception of accidents among South African taxi drivers

Karl PELTZER et Walter RENNER
2003

The aim of this study was to investigate taxi drivers’ superstition and risk perception of accidents as well as risk-taking in an urban area in South Africa. One hundred and thirty drivers of minibuses, so-called “taxis” were interviewed on the basis of:

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Low rates of child restraint system use in cars may be due to fatalistic beliefs and other factors

Khier OMARI et Orna BARON-EPEL
2013

Restraining children in cars has proven to save lives during car crashes. However, not all drivers of cars with children in them comply with the law regarding child restraint system (CRS) use. The aim of this study was to measure the rate of child and a

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Beliefs and the Perception of Risks and Accidents

D. R. KOUABENAN
1998

This article presents a certain number of thoughts and results based upon research camed out on causal attributions of traffic accidents in The Ivory Coast (West Africa) and discusses the importance of culture in risk-taking and accident prevention

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Group Leaders as Gatekeepers: Testing Safety Climate Variations across Levels of Analysis

Dov ZOHAR et Gil LURIA
2010

This paper tests the moderating effect of transformational supervisory leadership on the relationship between organisational and group climates, using safety climate in risky operations as.....

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Got the Results, Now What Do You Do? Safety Culture Transformation From Theory Into Practice

Michaela HEESE
2012

This paper attempts to offer support to air navigation service providers that have already implemented a standardized safety culture survey approach, in the process of transforming their safety culture based on existing survey results......

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Behavior-based safety on construction sites: A case study

Rafik M. CHOUDHRY
2014

This work presents the results of a case study and describes an important area within the field of construction safety management, namely behavior-based safety (BBS). This paper adopts and develops a management approach for safety improvements in construc

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Improving safety culture through the health and safety organization: A case study

Kent J. NIELSEN
2014

International research indicates that internal health and safety organizations (HSO) and health and safety committees (HSC) do not have the intended impact on companies' safety performance. The aimof this case study at an industrial plant was to test whet

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