March 4, 2017

A Life in Error: From Little Slips to Big Disasters by James Reason

By James Reason

This succinct yet soaking up ebook covers the most method stations on James Reason’s 40-year trip in pursuit of the character and different types of human mistakes. In it he offers an engrossing and extremely own standpoint, providing the reader extraordinary insights, knowledge and wit as in simple terms James cause can. the adventure starts with a strange absent-minded motion slip devoted by way of Professor cause within the early Nineteen Seventies - placing cat nutrition into the teapot - and keeps as much as the current day, conveying his distinctive perceptions right into a number of significant injuries that experience formed his considering damaging acts and latent stipulations. A lifestyles in blunders charts the improvement of his seminal and highly influential paintings from its unique concentration into person cognitive psychology throughout the broadening of scope to embody social, organizational and systemic matters. The voyage stated is either highly pleasing and academic, offering a true experience of ways James Reason’s ground-breaking theories replaced the best way we predict approximately human errors, and why he's held in such esteem worldwide anywhere people have interaction with technological structures. This e-book is key examining for college kids, lecturers and defense pros of all types who're drawn to warding off breakdowns that may reason critical harm to humans, resources and the environment.

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