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Human factors - Top ten - 3. Training and competence (and supervision)

3. Training and competence (and supervision)

The continuing ability of individuals and teams to perform reliably the safety-related elements of their roles, responsibilities and tasks, and for this to be demonstrable.

Failure to perform to required level in delivery of safety-related or safety critical tasks, roles or responsibilities.

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