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Mac’s Safety Space: Sometimes you have to ignore what your parents told you

Hospital Safety Insider, April 21, 2016

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One of the recurring themes from my childhood was the not-infrequent exhortation from my mother: Don't go looking for trouble (probably not an uncommon theme for everyone out there in the studio audience). But one of the more common themes that I've been running into are those instances in which trouble was lurking in the weeds, but folks weren't necessarily successful in identifying/locating trouble spots. As near as I can tell, the worst thing that can happen during a survey (from a safety perspective) is when a surveyor identifies a condition or a practice about which you had no clue. It doesn't happen a lot, but it does happen.

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