Timmy ElsewhereMay 15, 2010 Tim WorstallTimmy Elsewhere2 CommentsAt the ASI. The effect of \’elf\’n\’safety bureaucracy on workers\’ safety. Not a lot actually. previousExtremely puzzlingnextSolsbury Hill 2 thoughts on “Timmy Elsewhere” Neil Craig May 15, 2010 at 5:36 pm It is very much worse than that. Regulators cost those regulated 20 time as much as they cost their employers so 200,000 regulators destroy the wealth produced by 4 million workers. Each 1% of foregone GNP costs 13,000 lives a year(everything from worse medical care to not being able to afford enough heating). So the elfin exec cost 234.360 preventable deaths each year – see http://a-place-to-stand.blogspot.com/2009/01/health-safety-executive-regulating-for.html Chuckles May 15, 2010 at 10:24 pm “The effect of ‘elf’n’safety bureaucracy on workers’ safety.” I am reminded of that estimable Zulu derivation – fokol, meaning ‘very little’. Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.