Know the risk : learning from errors and accidents : safety and risk in today's technology (Book, 2003) [WorldCat.org]
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Know the risk : learning from errors and accidents : safety and risk in today's technology

Author: R B Duffey; John Walton Saull
Publisher: Amsterdam ; Boston : Butterworth-Heinemann, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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We live in a technological world, exposed to many risks and errors and the fear of death. This title looks at how we can learn from the many errors and tragic accidents which have plagued our world.  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: R B Duffey; John Walton Saull
ISBN: 0750675969 9780750675963
OCLC Number: 50124269
Description: xiv, 227 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
Contents: Measuring Safety --
Traveling in Safety --
Working in Safety --
Living in Safety --
Error Management: Strategies for Reducing Risk.
Responsibility: Romney Beecher Duffey, John Walton Saull.
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'One of the most daunting features about major accidents is the complexity of their surface details. For years now, accident theorists have been struggling to find a common underlying pattern that Read more...

 
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