Rethinking Leadership – Why working with stories matters – online event

Marion will be co-presenting an online event with Nippin Anand (Novellus Solutions) and Ed Corbett (HSE UK) on September 17th & 18th. The theme of this event is ‘Rethinking Leadership – Why working with stories matters’. It will be hosted on two separate times to accommodate different time zones. Please see attached slides for more…

Work-related stress a huge concern and ‘costing companies a fortune’

Work-related stress is now the biggest health and safety hazard within companies and is costing businesses an absolute fortune, a Cork health and safety expert has said. Marian Kiely, who runs a health and safety consulting firm called Upstream Safety, said that we are currently in what is being called “the fourth industrial revolution.”  “We…

Upstream’s Marion Kiely nominated for Inspiring Women Award 2019

It appears that I have been nominated as ‘one of Ireland’s most inspiring women’ for the Graham Norton Gin Inspiring Awards 2019. Whoever nominated me I am humbled, thank you… There is a voting system in place. For any who believe that I am deserving of such an award, please vote by sending an e-mail…

To err is human, but to be human is not necessarily to err

Human Error… Often talked about, written about, and used to close out accident and incident investigations. What is meant by human error? I have learned over the past few days that my perception contrasts to that used by others working in the safety field, and I wanted to scope this out a bit more, share…

Upstream becomes Key Strategic Partner with Paradigm Human Performance

There have been lots of exciting developments at Upstream as of late. After being invited by Paradigm Human Performance to meet in the UK in February it is with great pleasure that the invitation to become Key Strategic Partner & Representative for Paradigm Human Performance in Ireland has been accepted. Paradigm Human Performance adopt the ‘Human…