Macondo (Deepwater Horizon) Accident: Systems Thinking Analysis of Lessons

Applying systems thinking to analyze the Deepwater Horizon Macondo accident reveals several interconnected lessons: Systems Analysis of the Accident Complex Interdependencies: The accident was not caused by a single factor but by a complex web of interdependent elements, including human factors, mechanical failure, and organizational culture. From a human factors’ perspective, normalisation of deviance was […]