Chapter 3

Employing Organizational Safety Models

To successfully resolve conflict, organizations need to use organizational safety models that maximize safety and also support their primary business functions. The most popular approaches to organizational safety used by most private organizations are philosophically based on enforcement, observe and report, and protection.


adversarial; behavioral phase; directly aggressive; enforcement-based organizational safety model; interpersonal field conflict dynamics (IFCD); observe; observe-and-report organizational safety model; observe, report, advise, and protect (ORAP) organizational safety model; passive aggressive; protective mode; report; support mode; violent

The Problem

Organizations currently ...

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