Cristian is a sought after conference speaker by organisations that are interested in the latest approaches being used to achieve a step change improvement in safety performance. His entertaining anecdotes use humour to illustrate the learning points in the presentations that he gives.
The way he delivers the safety message is engaging, educational, thought provoking and enjoyable.
The presentations he delivers are based on the research of James Reason and others active in the field of human error prevention and safety culture.
He ensures the message is simple and is delivered in an engaging manner.
His presentations have three objectives:
- to make people think
- to get them to learn something new
- to have a laugh along the way
Cristian Sylvestre, is a professional speaker that has worked as a safety and environmental professional for 20 years—most of that time in organisations like Shell and ICI. This has given Cristian a different perspective on safety.
Cristian is a human error prevention specialist, not from an academic or psychological perspective, but from a practical one.
He has developed a number of tools that are currently used by organisations to manage safety and the environment with a minimum effort. This includes templates for safety risk registers and the RBCCA™ (pronounced Rebecca) process for ensuring critical controls and activities are being implemented effectively.
He is a leading authority in achieving safety culture change through human error prevention. He is currently assisting a number of organisations to develop and implement leading edge human error prevention programs focused at the employee level.
Things people have said about Cristian's presentations
‘A totally different perspective on what causes incidents—he’s turned the way I look at safety around on its head.’
‘I thought safety was meant to be boring—was I wrong !!!’
‘He didn’t just give us very useful information, he also thoroughly entertained us during the whole presentation.’
‘Terrific use of humourous stories to get the very serious points across.’
‘The best safety presentation I have seen for years, possibly ever.’
‘It’s so simple and made so much sense, even the hard nuts were taking it on board.’
‘He gets the safety message across so effortlessly and so engagingly.’
‘I’ll definitely be using my brain as PPE from now on.'