Peter Cochrane: The rise and rise of bad design

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Peter Cochrane: The rise and rise of bad design
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Peter Cochrane: The rise and rise of bad design

When did quality control die?

As a young graduate engineer, I joined industry to discover reassuring sets of standards defining almost every component, sub-system and design practice. Born of decades of experience that had rigo...

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