Thursday, April 28, 2016

I thought this spoke volumes

Deck over lake but no handrails*. 


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But mum takes responsibility for her kids.

And no doubt uses the situation to TEACH them about risk management.

Protecting everyone to the degree that nothing bad can ever happen to them is actually doing them a disservice when you think about it.



I think it's something we in Perth need to re-think.  Making things safe is good. Making things SAFE can suck the enjoyment out of life.

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* I probably would have added a small hob along the edge though - just to stop wheelchairs slipping off. Or is that just cotton-woolling too?

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