July 2012

Top-Down Safety Improves The Bottom Line

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I want to talk to you about worker safety.” Those were the first words uttered by Paul O’Neill as the new CEO of Alcoa. Not surprisingly, his speech stunned stockholders, some of whom thought the Board of Directors had hired a “long-haired hippie” to run the company. Alcoa’s founder invented the process used around the world for