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Technological risk

H. W. Lewis

Technological risk

by H. W. Lewis

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Published by W.W. Norton in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Technology -- Risk assessment.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementH.W. Lewis.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsT174.5 .L48 1990
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 353 p. :
    Number of Pages353
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1870958M
    ISBN 100393028836
    LC Control Number90030460

    Technological Risk Assessment. Editors (view affiliations) Paolo F. Ricci; Leonard A. Sagan; Chris G. Whipple; Book. 10 Citations; k Downloads; Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (NSSE, volume 81) Log in to check access. Buy eBook. Risk Analysis and Technological Hazards: A Policy-Related Bibliography. Vincent Covello, Mark. The Ethics of Technological Risk: Introduction and Overview 2. An Agenda for the Ethics of Risk Part II: Principles and Guidelines 3. A Plea for a Rich Conception of Risks 4. Requirements for the Social Acceptability of Risk Generating Technological Activities 5. Clinical Equipoise and the Assessment of Acceptable Therapeutic Risk 6.

    Comparative risk analysis of technological hazards (a review). A review of 54 English-language monographs and book-length collections, published between and , identified seven recurring themes: (i) overviews of the field of risk assessment, (ii) efforts to estimate and quantify risk, (iii) discussions of risk acceptability, (iv Cited by: Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Risk in the Technological Society No. 65 by Christoph Hohenemser and Jeanne X. Kasperson (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products!

      We can point to relatively isolated technological risks, such as the risk of a cyberattack interrupting business operations, but in an increasingly interconnected world the consequences can be much greater. Consider, for example, the immediate cascading impact of a cyberattack that knocks out a provider of critical infrastructure. The conclusions of a technology risk study, which explored whether technology risk functions have the right strategy, skills and operating models in place to enable the organization to understand, assess and manage existing and emerging risk, have reinforced Protiviti’s long-held view that technology risk is failing to keep up with the rapid pace of technological change.


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