Rethinking Safety

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Wanlock Dod
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Rethinking Safety

Postby Wanlock Dod » 10 May 2019, 7:06am

This Finnish blog post is well worth a read.

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Re: Rethinking Safety

Postby mattheus » 10 May 2019, 10:16am

That is excellent.

Nothing fundamentally new in there, but a lot of brilliant graphics and explanations. :)

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Re: Rethinking Safety

Postby Slowroad » 12 May 2019, 9:54pm

Thanks - very interesting
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Re: Rethinking Safety

Postby pjclinch » 13 May 2019, 3:29pm

I popped the link in as a reply to a Chris Boardman Tweet on 10th that bemoaned

Worth pointing out...after decades of shaming people (& even getting them to shame each other) into high-viz & helmets, yesterday’s survey showed people feel less safe and accidents are up.

Experts always said not the answer...

*stops looking at twitter feed for next 3 days*


Fortunately he hadn't taken the 3 day leave of absence before checking it out, followed up with an endorsement and it's been quite widely re-Tweeted

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Re: Rethinking Safety

Postby Vorpal » 13 May 2019, 3:42pm

pjclinch wrote:I popped the link in as a reply to a Chris Boardman Tweet on 10th that bemoaned

Worth pointing out...after decades of shaming people (& even getting them to shame each other) into high-viz & helmets, yesterday’s survey showed people feel less safe and accidents are up.

Experts always said not the answer...

*stops looking at twitter feed for next 3 days*


Fortunately he hadn't taken the 3 day leave of absence before checking it out, followed up with an endorsement and it's been quite widely re-Tweeted

Pete.

I saw that in chris Boardman's twitter feed. I thought it was quite good. I've been busy (travelling for work), but if someone else hadn't posted it here, I would have!
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