accept responsibility

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The company said that the messages encourage individuals to accept responsibility for their decisions by highlighting common excuses used to justify drunk driving, binge drinking and underage drinking.
In conjunction with the new messages, Pernod Ricard USA has launched several new anti-binge drinking videos on "The Wheel of Excuses," an interactive feature on its Accept Responsibility site.
Welsh Water said on Tuesday that it did not accept responsibility for the outbreak as its Cwellyn Water Treatment Works was operating correctly, and that it was very difficult to see how this outbreak could have been anticipated.
You cannot accept responsibility for a situation and continue to be angry at the same time.
The US has stated that Libya has not met a UN requirement that it accept responsibility for the 1988 Lockerbie bombing.
Seek responsibility even when you might got be responsible For example in an incident that occured during the Somali enquiry, senior officers would not accept responsibility for a particular problem and simply' said "That problem didn't happen during my tour of duty.
Specifically, the Institute won the award for its STAR (System to Accept Responsibility for Job Performance) Program.
Board member Valerie Fields could learn something about honesty and morality from Bellomo's actions and also what it means to accept responsibility.
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22 /PRNewswire/ -- Pernod Ricard USA, the premium spirits and wine company in the US, today announced that it is rolling out a series of video messages as part of an effort to broaden the reach of its Accept Responsibility campaign, a public service initiative to increase awareness of responsible drinking.
Los Angeles needs leaders who accept responsibility, who follow through on reforms, who demand accountability and accept no excuses.