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Hospital policy should be clear and unequivocal (and in writing): patients are entitled to a full and compassionate explanation when things go wrong.
Your job is to make sure that what does go wrong falls into one of two areas: something you've planned for or something you can work around.
You can't go wrong with French classics, such as pates and tournedos, or locally inspired combinations, such as creme brulee and coconut ice cream.
Effective pessimist--You believe that whatever can go wrong will go wrong, so you prepare for every contingency, coming up with solutions for each potential problem.
In the end, it is impossible to rub the crystal ball and predict what might go wrong during your construction or development project.
Murphy's Law dictates that anything that can go wrong will go wrong.
Some people have naively suggested that the risk-management function is responsible for everything that can go wrong in a company.
Simply put, there are more things involved and potentially more things that can go wrong, and these have to be taken into account when setting and quoting export prices.
Contingency was banned for a reason: In two evenings' worth of songs and stories about how things tend to go wrong, nothing was supposed to go wrong.
The importance of style and what could go wrong if a firm's trading isn't aligned with its investment style
They feel like they're on top of the world and nothing can go wrong-not realizing that what could go wrong could happen as early as their second starrer-if it comes at all!
Barrie's classic tale of Peter Pan, but as the title suggests, everything that can go wrong does, as the accident prone thesps embark on a thrilling adventure to Neverland, with hilariously disastrous results.
We are all of the same opinion, that everything that could go wrong did go wrong.
Canada for my win did but here everything that could have gone wrong did go wrong," The Daily Mirror quoted Button, as saying.
Otherwise things which are not broken will be fixed and other broken systems will continually go wrong.