oa Civil Engineering = Siviele Ingenieurswese - Perception and acceptability of risk in engineering projects
|Article Title||Perception and acceptability of risk in engineering projects|
|© Publisher:||South African Institution Of Civil Engineering (SAICE)|
|Journal||Civil Engineering = Siviele Ingenieurswese|
|Publication Date||Nov 1988|
|Pages||545 - 548|
|Keyword(s)||Engineering projects, Perception and Risk|
This paper briefly discusses various factors that need to be considered in setting maximum allowable risk levels for a project. These include the public's perception of risk, the benefits derfved from the project, the cost of reducing the risk and comparable levels of risk in related industries or similar projects.
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