A Brief History of Safety Thinking:
Theoretical Models of Incident Causation
and their Application to Sport & Outdoor Programming
presented to Delta State University
Division of Health, Physical Education, and Recreation
October 4 2022
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From the presentation A Brief History of Safety Thinking: Theoretical Models of Incident Causation and their Application to Sport & Outdoor Programming
Self-Assessment: Conformity of Risk Management Infrastructure to Risk Management Models, Theories, and Systems-informed Design
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Other resources that may be of interest:
Viristar Risk Management risk management training
Risk Management for Outdoor Programs: A Guide to Safety in Outdoor Education, Recreation and Adventure textbook
Viristar Risk Management Services flyer
Viristar education program development resources
Viristar wilderness medicine training
Viristar blog with additional resources for outdoor programs