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Why quantify risks? Good and bad reasons for quantifying risks

Why quantify risks? Good and bad reasons for quantifying risks

John Spouge considers the motivation for quantifying risks, distinguishing 13 possible reasons - some better than others. ...

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Why major accidents are not due to random failures

Why major accidents are not due to random failures

Jamie Elliott discusses how understanding systemic risks can help us achieve the next level of major hazard safety. On 1 July 2002 two planes collided in mid-air over the German town of Überlingen.  Whilst the technology may be different, this a ...

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