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[SEAOC] Re: [SEAOC] Quality in Engineering - checking

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Bill Sherman wrote:
> Here's a topic for discussion, relating to quality in engineering:
> To what extent do you have your design's checked independently by another
> engineer?  Are your calculations checked independently by another engineer
> (licensed or unlicensed)?  

A corollary question, if you don't mind: How much checking is done by building departments as part of the plan 
review process for building construction? I do some checking but only the easy stuff.

I do, by the way, find errors and an occasional blunder.


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