Dreamliner fire

The one-in-a-billion risk of battery fire that happened twice in 52,000

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Nassim Taleb—author of The report (pdf) was issued March 7 by the National Transportation Safety Board.

NTSB dreamliner report

Taleb’s book argues that much more attention should be paid to fractionally probable risks, a suggestion that, if heeded, could have prevented much of the world’s financial misery of the last four years. Now, Boeing is learning the same hard lesson.

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