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Irene Wærø

Research Scientist

Irene Wærø

Research Scientist

Irene Wærø
Phone: 907 54 234
Department: Safety and Mobility Research
Office: Trondheim

Publications and responsibilities

Publications

Publication

Using gaming and resilience engineering principles to energize a situated resilience training of front-end operators and managers

http://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/?pubid=CRIStin+1452821

TheTORC project has developed an innovative and comprehensive training concept that enables organizations to appreciate, nurture and improve their inherent resilient and adaptive capacities,while operating in an environment dominated by compliance-oriented safety regulations and standards.Akey eleme...

Authors Grøtan Tor Olav Wærø Irene van der Vorm Johan van der Beek Dolf Zuiderwijk Dianka
Year 2017
Type Part of a book/report
Publication

The Petro-HRA Guideline

http://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/?pubid=CRIStin+1450091

The Petro-HRA method has been developed in an R&D project called “Analysis of human actions as barriers in major accidents in the petroleum industry, applicability of human reliability analysis methods”, Project no. 220824/E30. Petro-HRA is a method for qualitative and quantitative assessment of...

Authors Bye Andreas Laumann Karin Taylor Claire Rasmussen Martin Øie Sondre van de Merwe Koen Øien Knut Boring Ronald Paltrinieri Nicola Wærø Irene Massaiu Salvatore Gould Kristian
Year 2017
Type Report/thesis
Publication

Prospective sensemaking in the operating theatre

http://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/?pubid=CRIStin+1313882

This paper reports a study of sensemaking in operating theatres. We explored the role of sensemaking processes in the safe and efficient performance of surgical procedures. The study is based on observations, semi-structured interviews, and informal conversations with surgeons, anaesthetists, operat...

Authors Rosness Ragnar Evjemo Tor Erik Haavik Torgeir K Wærø Irene
Year 2016
Type Journal publication
Publication

Operational Managers Build Safety by Creating Favourable Environmental Conditions for Safety Work

http://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/?pubid=CRIStin+1073801

The purpose of this paper is to promote a complementary myth to "compliance to rules ensures safety" namely that "operational managers build safety by creating favourable environmental conditions for safety work". By a "myth" we understand a story that expresses a partial truth about a phenomenon. "...

Authors Rosness Ragnar Forseth Ulla Wærø Irene
Year 2013
Type Journal publication
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