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The NPO, Association for the Study of Failure offers methodologies to prevent accidents or failures that may lead to economic loss or threaten human lives, by conducting activities including education, organizing conferences, consultation, and broadcasting information through the INTERNET for citizens, corporations, administration and educational institutes.



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Fukushima Accident Summary 1, 2 and 3   It had almost been 30 years . . .
(up 8/21/13) meeting w/
Kei Sugaoka

Risks with Spent Fuel Removal from Unit-4
(up 1/6/14)



Learning from Failure
by Yotaro Hatamura
-News



... there are "known unknowns," and then there are "unknown unknowns." Some things are actually quite hard to fix because the systems behind them are intricate, complicated and created by humans.

- - - Andrew Sullivan, TIME, Dec 29, 03 - Jan 5, 04




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