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Posted on January 26th, 2017 by Mike Schmidt in Chemical Manufacturing Excellence
The quote I intended to open with was “A good plan, well executed, is better than a perfect plan, poorly executed,” but when I checked, that’s not what General Patton said. What he said was “A good plan, violently executed now, is better than a perfect plan next week.” Continue reading “Three Phases of Safety: The Safety Life Cycle in the Lab” »
Posted on October 10th, 2016 by Mike Schmidt in Chemical R&D
“Once trained, the hazard often becomes a routine part of their experimentation and researchers perceive themselves to be experts in handling the hazard. Perceived familiarity can shift the awareness level from cautiousness to complacency.” University of California Center for Laboratory Safety, June 29, 2016 Continue reading “Lab Safety” »