Background: Gas stations are one of the most well-known risky potentials in cities.
Attitude and culture are underlying reasons for unsafe behaviors, which can lead to
accidents. This study
aimed to evaluate safety culture among workers of gas stations in the
city of Zanjan.
Methods: In this descriptive analytical study, a valid safety culture questionnaire
consisting of five dimensions was used. The study population included all workers in gas
stations in the city of Zanjan. The questionnaires were completed, after getting consent
from the subjects. Then, the data were introduced into SPSS 9 for analysis. Statistical tests
such as t-test, Spearman and Pearson correlation were used with the significance level of
Results: The studied individuals enjoyed good attitude about safety culture, and the mean
safety culture score of them (151.1) was assessed as acceptable. The relationship between
work experience (P = 0.015), age of subjects (P = 0.020) with safety culture were
Conclusion: The results of this study indicate that training is considered an important
dimension among safety culture dimensions. As the score obtained for this dimension is
lower than other dimensions, it can be promoted through different solutions including the
organization of briefing classes and installment of safety signs.
Abbas Ebadi ,Koorosh Kamali ,Shirazeh Arghami ,
The Evaluation of Safety Culture in Gas Stations in the City of Zanjan,
8-12 . DOI: 10.29252/jhehp.3.1.3 Views : 0