TITLE

Risky business

AUTHOR(S)
Davies, Paul
PUB. DATE
February 2009
SOURCE
TCE: The Chemical Engineer;Feb2009, Issue 812, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
The author ponders on the definition of risk. He explains why he considers risk the product of consequence and likelihood. He believes that risk cannot be separated from perceptions. He claims the common use of risk is linked to chance and negative outcomes. He considers the societal aspect of risk.
ACCESSION #
39459114

 

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