Safety Articles 1

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"The human component is the least reliable component of any system."
                                                                                                  Rollin Fairbanks

Why Can't We Get a Handle on this Safety Thing?
Reducing Your Risk
Recommendations for Preventing Omission Errors
The Long Haul
How to Survive Gliding?
Fighting Tunnel Vision
Some Brain's Biases
Self Distrust
Mike Meier (USA) 1998
Greg Hamerton (ZA) 2001
David O'Hare (NZ) 2004
Brian Germain (USA) 2004
Bert Willing (CH) 2008
Vic Napier (USA) 2011
Raymond Caux (F) 2013
Raymond Caux (F) 2013

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