I'm the first to admit I can be a bit free and easy (read as: shoddy) with the English language. Certainly on this blog anyway.
But surely the publishers of esteemed periodicals such as Poultry World, Optician and Electronics Weekly would know a thing or three about the English language.
'Parrently not. Unless they are making redundancies with a car-crusher.
'Impacted' should be banned. Innit.