THE EFFECTS OF PILOT SAFETY BEHAVIOURS ON PERCEPTIONS OF ORGANISATIONAL SAFETY CULTURE: A CASE STUDY OF ROYAL THAI ARMY PILOTS
Keywords:Safety Behaviours, Pilot, Safety Culture, Royal Thai Army, Safety Management System
This study examined the pilot safety behaviours' effects on the perception of organisational safety culture among Royal Thai Army pilots. Data were collected from a sample of 202 Royal Thai Army pilots. A questionnaire was used as a research instrument to collect data. Data collected were then analysed using descriptive statistics and stepwise regression analysis. This study indicated that the four dimensions of safety behaviour, namely: intra-family relationship, job characteristics, health, and self-discipline are moderately correlated with the organisation's perceived safety culture (r = 0.59). The regression analysis shows that the safety behaviours in terms of self-discipline in aviation and job characteristics affected the organisation's perceived safety culture with a statistical significance level of 0.05.
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