What is Human Error Agnosia and Do You Suffer From It?
Before we get into it, let's define what we mean. Human Error: The undisputed fact that people make mistakes unintentionally. It's a normal part of being human. In personal safety, it is caused mostly by inattention. Agnosia: A neurological condition that leads to a lack of recognition of something. So Human Error Agnosia (HEA), is the lack of recognition of human error. In other words, the mistakes that people make get attributed to systems, the physical environment, culture