Dave Rebbitt

President and Owner, Rarebit Consulting

Dave Rebbitt, is a long-practicing safety professional with over 25 years of experience. Since leaving a senior post at the Canadian Department of National Defence after 22 years of military service, he has held senior positions in various companies.

Dave is an experienced speaker and has spoken at conferences and to industry groups on various topics. He holds CRSP and CHSC designations as well as a CET technical designation. Dave also holds an MBA from Athabasca University and has instructed in the University of Alberta OHS Diploma Program. Dave is currently president and owner of Rarebit Consulting, a safety and management consulting firm.

Posts by Dave Rebbitt

in EHS OutLoud Blog Jun 08, 2017

Opinion: The Real Top Cause of Incidents

I often see posts, blogs and articles on the common causes of incidents or the top three, or top ten, causes of incidents. Many of these discussions....More

Shortened CEO and Executive Tenure Affects Workplace Safety

In the safety business, we often look to management for leadership and buy in. Those leaders also have to contend with their own changing issues....More

Is 'Safety Culture' Dead?

In 1988, after the incident at Chernobyl, a new term arrived to arm safety professionals the world over. The report of the International Nuclear....More

Risk-Tolerant or Control-Deprived?

I was at a conference recently and went to a session about risk tolerance. The idea of risk tolerance is not new but the presentation piqued my....More

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