Measuring the safety culture among the maintenance workers in railway station / Asmatu Salwa Suboh and Mohd Fadzli Mustaffa

Suboh, Asmatu Salwa and Mustaffa, Mohd Fadzli (2019) Measuring the safety culture among the maintenance workers in railway station / Asmatu Salwa Suboh and Mohd Fadzli Mustaffa. In: 4th Undergraduate Seminar on Built Environment and Technology 2019, 12th June 2019, Universiti Teknologi Mara Perak Branch.

Abstract

Safety culture plays the crucial role in the workplace especially technical working. Some of the workers are not adhere to the rules and the guidelines which make the high chances towards the possibility accidents can occurred. This paper discussed on the problems of inability of maintenance workers to conduct their works in safe behaviour and ignored the importance of safety culture railway station. Rail transportation have been improved due to the technology advanced, thus safety culture need to be taken serious. The purpose of this study are 1) to identify the indicators of safety culture among the maintenance workers in railway station and 2) to measure the safety culture among maintenance workers in railway station. In order to achieve the objectives, the quantitative method has been done and the questionnaires were distributed to gather all the information to the maintenance workers in maintenance department of the railway station. The questionnaires covered all the indicators of safety culture that being identified based on the previous research. The result shows the individual behaviour indicator has the highest level of safety culture in the KTMB Kuala Lumpur Central.

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Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
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Suboh, Asmatu Salwa
asmasalwa96@gmail.com
Mustaffa, Mohd Fadzli
mohdf239@uitm.edu.my
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology > Life saving
H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology > Accidents. Prevention of accidents
T Technology > T Technology (General) > Occupational Health
T Technology > TF Railroad engineering and operation > Railway construction
Divisions: Universiti Teknologi MARA, Perak > Seri Iskandar Campus
Event Title: 4th Undergraduate Seminar on Built Environment and Technology 2019
Event Dates: 12th June 2019
Page Range: pp. 43-45
Keywords: Safety Culture; Rail Transportation; Indicator of Safety Culture
Date: 2019
URI: https://ir.uitm.edu.my/id/eprint/51154
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