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16/12/2014 Near miss

Well, it’s Wednesday not Tuesday. By the time I returned home from training and choir practice I was so tired that I figured you wouldn’t mind waiting a few more hours to hear about my adventure. 138 more words

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Cargo Moment : Twin 20' Lift Gone Bad

The introduction of the standardized cargo freight container changed the shipping industry forever.  From literally weeks to discharge and load a ship, cargo operations are now measured in hours.   337 more words

Best Practices

Shrewsbury, UK: Crossing red runner gets a driving ban and an electronic tag

A motorist who ran the red lights at an active open level crossing in Bucknell, Shropshire in March 2014 has received a 12-month driving ban and a six-month overnight curfew enforced with an electronic tag. 86 more words

Level Crossing

Drone/airbus near-miss at Heathrow: was that a government drone or an amateur drone?

Source: Mail Online, December 2014

Drone collision scare at Heathrow: Airbus in near miss with craft that ghosted into Britain’s biggest airport undetected by air traffic control… 341 more words

Collectivism - For The Greater Good, Of Course

Comfort, Risk, Danger and How I Was Reminded How They Are Connected

So with my new commute I am in moderate to heavy traffic nearly all the time. Compared to my old one which was light to moderate most of the time I find myself dueling with cars more often. 653 more words


Virgin Atlantic jet's 'close call' with radio-controlled drone

 Experts warn that a direct hit by a drone could have catastrophic consequences

A Virgin Atlantic jumbo jet from London to New York had a close call with a radio-controlled drone as it made its final approach to John F. 289 more words