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Oct162010

Brand Consistency can kill via pancakes

Redditor CowboyPerfect brings us this troublesome image – apparently found while preparing pancakes for his family.

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Read more in the original Reddit thread.

 

Straightforward analysis should instruct us that things that should be NOT be used together (especially when the consequences are life-threatening) should look very, very different.

 

Some other articles of interest

Similar Drug Names a Growing Cause of Errors

Woman Mistakes Superglue for Eyedrops

 

And on a related note, I’ll just leave this here: UX: Being Good is better than being Consistent

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Reader Comments (1)

Always liked this one too :" Mistolin Raspberry contains a bright red liquid and has a picture of the fruit. There’s also green Mistolin Apple and orange Tropical Mistolin. But you won’t find them in the beverage aisle. Mistolin is a household cleaner"

http://news.consumerreports.org/appliances/2011/09/some-all-purpose-cleaners-are-not-childproof.html

October 4, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterSomnambulist

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