Training for efficiency and safety
NBC Nightly News had a great story tonight about UPS and how they train their delivery drivers. It may seem like a simple task but in the delivery business every second counts. They even train their drivers how to walk safely on iced sidewalks. Parallels to shooting.
UPS ‘boot camp’ preps workers for the holidays: From simulated icy sidewalks to boxes filled with cinderblocks, a new UPS training program is teaching drivers how to be safe and efficient during holiday season when every minute counts.
Their drills are bloodless battles, and their battles bloody drills.
- Historian Josephus (AD 37-101) on the Roman military