The Shipowners’ Club recently released an infographic focusing on how empowered communication can improve safety onboard.
amely, Shipowners’ Club highlighted that instilling healthy safety cultures onboard vessels, can reduce incidents and lead to happier and safer crew.
According to the infographic above, effective communication is a key element in developing a reporting culture, just culture and learning culture as part of a healthy safety culture. To better explain:
Good communication skills empower the team to report issues and recognise areas for improvement.
Calm and assertive communication ensures the team to understand acceptable and unacceptable behaviours.
Active listening and support allows the team to learn and develop key skills enabling them to work independently.