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Figure 1-10

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Figure 1.10. Smell as a sensory alert has been used in natural gas delivery. An additive, mercaptan, is used to create an unpleasant smell, so that gas leaks can be detected23,24

Photograph of a man smelling an unpleasant smell.

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Current as of May 2007
Internet Citation: Figure 1-10: Mistake-Proofing the Design of Health Care Processes -. May 2007. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/quality-patient-safety/patient-safety-resources/resources/mistakeproof/mistakefig1-10.html