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Proceedings of the Eighth International Conference on Probabilistic Safety Assessment & Management (PSAM)

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Michael G. Stamatelatos
Michael G. Stamatelatos
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Harold S. Blackman
Harold S. Blackman
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ISBN-10:
0791802442
No. of Pages:
2576
Publisher:
ASME Press
Publication date:
2006

Risk management is a term, which is used in very different ways today: On the one hand we have technical risks, which are usually related to the issues of Health, Safety & Environment (HSE). There are proven methods to analyze these risks like quantitative fault-tree- and/or event-tree-analysis or qualitative approaches like FMEA. On the other hand, risk from the viewpoint of banks or of insurance companies means mainly the risk of financial loss. These risks can be discussed within the framework of financial mathematics. Finally, a third aspect of risk is external influences, like changing laws, changing markets or —...

Summary/Abstract
Introduction
1 Basic Definitions
2 Procedure
3 Results
Summary/Abstract
Introduction
Configuration of the Risk Assessment DB System
Closing Remarks
References
Summary/Abstract
Introduction
Definition of Facility States
Initial Hazard Categorization
Hazard Assessment
Final Hazard Categorization
Conclusions
References
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