Using systems thinking to uncover the factors driving manual handling and mental injury in Victoria's public hospitals

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Webinar recorded 26 October 2023

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This webinar will showcase the findings from the Systems Thinking Analysis and Recommendations (STAR) project which focused on prevention of manual handling and mental injury in Victorian public hospitals.

The webinar will unpack the method and benefits of undertaking a STAR analysis and introduce the key features of STAR: systems thinking, collaboration, prevention and regulatory excellence.

It will walk participants through the fundamentals of systems thinking and how they help us to understand and improve safety performance in complex systems composed of human, technical and social elements.

Dr Mohammed Aburumman

Dr Mohammed Aburumman

Senior Ergonomist, Health & Safety, WorkSafe Victoria

Dr Aburumman is a Senior Ergonomist at Worksafe Victoria. He is a human factors specialist with a consulting and research experience across a broad range of industries, specialising in systems and organisational human factors.

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Pia Cerveri

Pia Cerveri

Program Manager, Health Care, Health & Safety, WorkSafe Victoria

Pia is a social worker with experience in the statutory, community and local government sectors. In recent years Pia worked at the Victorian Trades Hall Council developing a campaign including training focused on eradicating gendered violence in the workplace.

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