Professor Philip Thomas - inaugural lecture

Professor of Risk Management
Safety Systems Research Centre, Queen's School of Engineering

This lecture took place on Wednesday 20 April 2016


The new science of safety

A new science is needed to replace the old safety conventions that don't work.  BOGOF promotions in supermarkets, children playing hoop the peg, rogue City traders, why the 3rd Ferrari matters less and the nature of panic are explored so that questions on big nuclear accidents can be answered objectively.