Safety plan


A plan that identifies hazards and strategies to deal with them, developed within technological practice[1]. This plan may refer to physical, cultural, and ethical issues and their fitness for purpose[2].

Terms definitions
1. technological practice. The incremental practices involved in creating a technological outcome: including identifying needs or opportunities, exploring, defining and developing potential outcomes, and modelling, evaluating, and testing to ensure resulting outcomes are fit for purpose. « Back to Glossary Index
2. fitness for purpose. The ability of a technological outcome to serve its intended purpose (“do the job”) within its intended context, where the “job to be done” is clearly defined by the brief. Fitness for purpose in its broadest sense extends the context to the practices involved in the development of the outcome, including such things as the […]