From Building networks
Thinking of you all as most of us are winding down into the pre-Christmas week. What an interesting year 2012 has been. I don’t believe that 22/12/2012 will see the end of the world doomsday style. I believe there have been shifts in our thinking, awareness and choices in 2012 that has either prepared us for new opportunities or forced us to think again about what we do and why we do it.
As I look back over 17 years of teaching building law (in one form or another) I notice how often we are asked to “bend the rules”.
What is the point in investigation into disasters? A Royal Commission is set up, time and money invested in getting to the bottom of what went wrong. Media reports sensationalise the issues and initiate a witch hunt of their own. The personal stress for those involved cannot be quantified and all for what?