Confidential Close Call Reporting System. Jeff Moller Association of American Railroads International Railroad Safety Conference October 2008, Goa. What is a ‘Close Call?’.
Association of American Railroads
International Railroad Safety Conference
October 2008, Goa
“Opportunity to improve safety practices based on a condition / incident with a potential for more serious consequences.”
July 26, 2000
How It Should Be . . .
You are highly trained
You are human
If you did as trained, you would not make mistakes
Humans make mistakes
Let’s also explore why the system allowed, or failed to accommodate, your mistake
You weren’t careful enough
You should be PUNISHED!
Let’s IMPROVE THE SYSTEM!A New Approach
First meeting; May 2002