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Table 2 Re-hypotesizing three SAQ factors for the generic SAQ version

From: Psychometric properties of the Norwegian version of the Safety Attitudes Questionnaire (SAQ), Generic version (Short Form 2006)

Perceptions of hospital (top) management Hospital management supports my daily efforts
  Hospital management doesn't knowingly compromise patient safety
  Hospital management is doing a good job
  Problem personnel are dealt with constructively by our hospital management
  I get adequate, timely information about events that might affect my work from hospital
  management
Perceptions of unit management Unit management supports my daily efforts
  Unit management doesn't knowingly compromise patient safety
  Unit management is doing a good job
  Problem personnel are dealt with constructively by our unit management
  I get adequate, timely information about events that might affect my work from unit management
Working conditions This hospital does a good job of training new personnel
  All the necessary information for diagnostic and therapeutic decisions is routinely available to me
  Trainees in my discipline are adequately supervised
  The levels of staffing in this clinical area are sufficient to handle the number of patients