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Still don't get it, it's too easy to ignore requests by HipChat & WhatsApp (and to get weird emoticons) rather than if you go and speak to them ,I am a little big and ugly to not notice also drop a note on HipChat (too give you some bum coverage if it all goes south)
You must work in an "Open Office" plan. Our Slack channels have been rife with studies reporting how those abominations are actually DECREASING collaboration and communication. I find myself doing it, sending a Slack message to someone who is literally 5 feet away.
And you have not experience real wildlife until you cling on to your car seat while an adult elephant is chasing you because like an idiot, you separated their calf from the herd. Can't forget that sight.
I work for a very risk adverse company. One of their aim is every day you go home feeling the same if not better when you go home. I have identified a (in my opinion) major risk, by that some one said have a look at this. The product is now called by Test & Hardware as'Legal Case on a Tray', Production already call it 'Death in a box', I think it needs altering, Hardware is happy, the drawing office is happy, production is very happy, Inspection 'oooh you can't change that, it's worked for years, the people that use it know how to use it, so it's dangerous to change', Hmmm, If you don't pay attention when plugging it, 'KABOOM'... because it's never happened don't mean it won't, surely!
I have made enough noise about it so we are covered internally but...