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Table 6 Intercorrelation (Spearman’s Rho) of dimensions for the ground ambulance and the total 2016 sample

From: Assessing safety climate in prehospital settings: testing psychometric properties of a common structural model in a cross-sectional and prospective study

  Ground 16 Total 16
Dimension 1 2 3 4 5 1 2 3 4 5
1. Management support for patient safety           
2. Manager expectations & actions promoting patient safety .46      .45     
3. Teamwork within units .37 .43     .36 .45    
4. Learning, feedback and improvement within units .53 .58 .40    .50 .59 .44   
5. Stop working in dangerous situations .28 .29 .32 .30   .26 .31 .32 .34  
6. Transitions and handoffs .38 .29 .31 .30 .24 .39 .30 .30 .31 .25
  1. All correlations significant at the 0.01 level (2-tailed). 0.0–0.25: little or no relationship; 0.25–0.50: fair degree of relationship; 0.50–0.75: moderate to good relationship; > 0.75: very good to excellent relationship [85]. Ground 16 = ground ambulance sample 2016, Total 16 = combined HEMS and ground ambulance 2016 samples