CORRELATION INDIVIDUAL CHARACTERISTIC AND SAFETY COMMUNICATION WITH COMPLIANCE OF STANDARD OPERATIONAL PROCEDURE IN WORK AT HEIGHT WORKERS PT PAL INDONESIA (PERSERO) SURABAYA
Background: The compliance of standard operational procedure in work at height is one of the major factors which has big impact to health and safety in the workplace because it has high risk potensial of accident. The purpose of this study was to determine correlation between individual characteristic and safety supervision with compliance of standard operational procedure in work at height workers PT PAL Indonesia (Persero) Surabaya.
Materials and Methods :This study used observational, cross-sectional design with population of Maintenance and Repairing division, PT PAL Indonesia (Persero) Surabaya totaling 40 workers. Data analysis conducted by using quantitative data in crosstabb and SPSS to determine correlation in each variable. The variables of this study were individual characteristic consist of age, work period, education, safety knowledge, safety communication and compliance of standard operational procedure.
Result : Result showed mostly respondent were 20-30 years old, has worked for 5-10 years, last education was SMA and had good knowledge about safety. Safety communication was good. Most of respondent were in complies categories. From statistic test, it showed that correlation between individual characteristic (age, work period, education) with compliance of standard operational procedure were weak (r<0,4). Correlation between safety knowledge and safety communication with compliance of standard operational procedure were strength(r>0,5).
Conclusion : The main variables which have impact to compliance of standard operational procedure was safety communication and safety knowledge. It is necessary to improve skill of worker throught involved them on work at height sertification and improve safety communication with giving recently news about how to work safely.
Keywords : Knowledge, Communication, Compliances, Standard Operational Procedure