After action reviews: The good, the bad, and why we should care
Current Issues and Events - November 16, 2017

Work within the fire service involves frequent encounters with occupational hazards. Many fire departments try to minimize accidents and injuries through after action reviews (AARs).

A recent study explored what makes for a good or bad after action review, what makes a review satisfying to attendees, and its impact on group safety norms. The study also looked at the effects of good attendee behavior on positive outcomes for AARs in high-reliability organizations.

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