Simple Answer to “Fatigued” Root Cause?
Accident investigations often cite “fatigue” as a root cause. Seems like a simple corrective action, right? More rest. Unfortunately, the answer is not always so simple. Take a look at this article in the New York Times concerning airline flight crew fatigue. Even trying to do the right thing with your corrective actions may cause unintended consequences without a carefully thought-out review of your plan of action.