Causality

Chain of Events. Cause and Effect. We analyse what went right and what went wrong as we discover that many outcomes can be predicted, planned for and even prevented.

https://engineered.network/causality

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 28m. Bisher sind 40 Folge(n) erschienen. Alle 2 Monate erscheint eine Folge dieses Podcasts.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 22 hours 8 minutes

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episode 19: Smiler


In 2015 at Alton Towers in the UK, The Smiler Rollercoaster experienced a major incident leading to severe injuries for multiple riders. We look at how pressure to get the ride running again and mis-communication defeated the system designed to protect …


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 2017-11-22  20m
 
 

episode 18: The Fog


In 1952 a fog in London left 4,000 dead in just 4 days but many more would die before the causes could be rectified. Worse than that, it had happened before and it’s happening again right now, somewhere else.


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 2017-09-14  20m
 
 

episode 17: Three Mile Island


On March 28, 1979 Unit 2 of the Three Mile Island Nuclear Plant in the United States of America an incident would lead to a partial reactor core meltdown. Many blamed the operators for stopping the reactor cooling system but the real root causes showed …


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 2017-06-02  32m
 
 

episode 16: Tenerife


In 1977 on the small island of Tenerife two 747 Jumbo Jets collided on the runway in poor visibility. A miscommunication clearly occurred, but even today, the same elements still exist and it could happen again.


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 2017-03-10  28m
 
 

episode 15: Sampoong Department Store


The Sampoong Department Store in South Korea collapsed in 1995 killing over 500 people. The investigators were shocked to find just how many rules had been broken but the true root cause might have been something more innocuous.


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 2017-01-27  27m
 
 

episode 14: Concorde


The Concorde was the first commercially successful supersonic aeroplane that flew for nearly 25 years without a fatality and was considered the safest aeroplane in the world at the time until it crashed. The incident ended the lives of 113 people and it …


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 2016-12-22  25m
 
 

episode 13: Costa Concordia


A near-new modern cruise liner with all the navigational aids and maps struck rocks and sank killing over 30 people and the man most responsible still walks free today.


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 2016-11-13  24m
 
 

episode 12: Mont Blanc Tunnel


The Mont Blanc tunnel cut hours off the journey between Italy and France and in 1999 in a fire emergency services were unable to save 38 lives. We look at why.


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 2016-09-29  23m
 
 

episode 11: Flint Michigan


For decades Flint Michigan derived safe drinking water from Detroit. When the supply was switched to save money a series of events unfolded and their supply became undrinkable. How could this happen?


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 2016-07-03  26m
 
 

episode 10: The Comet


The Comet was the worlds first commercial jet aeroplane and those that flew aboard it formed the so-called JetSet. When they started to crash, the world of aviation changed forever.


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 2016-06-05  24m