Posted: Tuesday, April 22, 2003
HOUSTON - The Columbia Accident Investigation Board (CAIB) will host a safety seminar with nationally recognized safety professionals from industry and academia, April 27-28, at the CAIB headquarters to raise their awareness of industry and organizational safety standards and practices.
As part of their investigation into the cause of the Columbia Shuttle mishap, the board will meet with Dr. Nancy Leveson, Dr. M. Sam Mannan, Allan McMillan, James Wick, Dr. David Woods, and Deborah Grubbe to discuss NASA's safety management and programs, decision-making processes, and culture. They will also review risk analysis and risk management in addition to reviewing accident investigation models, safety culture, metrics, indicators and decision-making processes.
The event is closed to the media and public.
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