The Safety Pioneers
Podcast series featuring interviews with leading thinkers and innovators on how we can tackle some of the biggest safety challenges facing society.
The Global Safety Podcast
The Global Safety Podcast investigates the biggest safety issues facing the planet and looks at the latest science and innovations being developed to safeguard our future in an unpredictable world.
Our safety newscasts deliver the latest updates from the Lloyd's Register Foundation in audio for you to access on the move.
The Safety Pioneers Episode 4: Data Engineering for Safety
21 May 2020
In this episode we focus on the risk and safety challenges surrounding data engineering - the way that information is gathered, analysed, stored and accessed by computer systems and machines. We hear from Professor Sir Nigel Shadbolt, the Chairman of the Open Data Institute and a Professor of Computer Science at the University of Oxford. Read the full transcript of this episode.
The Safety Pioneers Episode 3: The Resilience Shift
20 May 2020
Discover why making things safe to fail is just as importance as making things safe. In this episode of The Safety Pioneers, we interview Dr Juliet Mian, technical director of The Resilience Shift, a Lloyd's Register Foundation programme. Read the full transcript of this episode.
Food safety education in East Africa and the Caribbean
14 May 2020
Lloyd’s Register Foundation are collaborating with the United Nations' Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) and academic partners to support education for the next generation of food safety professionals in the developing world. Read the full news story.
The Safety Pioneers Episode 2: Dolline Hatchett: The US National Transportation Safety Board
11 May 2020
Find out what we can learn from major accidents of the past, the importance of sharing information and never losing sight of the fact that transport safety is an ever evolving area. Read the full transcript of this episode.
Trapped at sea: protecting seafarers during COVID-19
21 April 2020
Lloyd’s Register Foundation grantholder CHIRP Maritime are leading an international campaign to get seafarers recognised as key workers by governments. They have published a new series of papers looking at the impact of COVID-19 on seafarers. Read the full news story.
The Safety Pioneers Episode 1: The Lloyd's Register Foundation World Risk Poll
17 April 2020
Andrew Rzepa, from the global analytics and advice firm Gallup, talks about the groundbreaking ‘World Risk Poll’. This is being carried out in partnership with Lloyd's Register Foundation. Read the full transcript of this episode.