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Sidney Dekker — professor, best-selling author on human factors & safety, and pilot


From his best-selling "Just Culture" and "Field Guide to Understanding Human Error," now both in their Third Edition, to his heartfelt "End of Heaven" and "Second Victim," as well as the recent "Safety Differently," Sidney's books move the boundaries of human factors and safety.

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Sidney offers lectures and short courses online for free, from 'Safety Differently' to 'Just Culture' to 'Understanding Human Error.' Here you can also find links to graduate programs based on his scholarship (Image of Sidney at top courtesy of Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences/Paul Tolenaar.)

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Just Culture

Safety with Dignity means celebrating the expertise and craftsmanship that make things go well, and offering compassion, support and learning when they don't. Find out what you and your organization might do differently in the wake of incidents. 'Holding people accountable' can mean something very different from blaming them.

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