Re: Things Starfleet needs to fix already on its ships.
It's the equivalent of saying "Let's split up" in a horror movie. Once this is uttered by a character, they will be dying soon.
Unless it's a main character, in which case they usually just end being wounded by a phaser.
"Many things seem clever to an imbecile." --Captain Thelin th'Valrass, USS Enterprise-- "The Chimes at Midnight"