• FRAs
  • FRAs consist of a detailed analysis of available data to inform the Environment Agency of flood risk at an individual site and also recommend to the developer any mitigation measures. (wikipedia.org)
  • vulnerability
  • Cyber Bully Abuser Checklist (CBAC): The Cyber Bully Abuser Checklist is a 75 item education, assessment and data collection tool designed for parents, teachers, educators and pediatric professionals on a pre-pubescent, adolescent or young adult's vulnerability and risk potential of being a cyber bully and/or engaging in cyber victimization of others. (prweb.com)
  • The goal of the CBAC is to investigate & educate children on their vulnerability and risk potential of engaging in teasing, taunting, harassment and disparagement other children using Information and Communications Technology (ICT). (prweb.com)
  • A good What is Risk and Vulnerability Assessment 8. (brainmass.com)
  • An acceptable risk is a risk that is understood and tolerated usually because the cost or difficulty of implementing an effective countermeasure for the associated vulnerability exceeds the expectation of loss. (wikipedia.org)
  • A flood risk assessment should be an evaluation of the flood risk and the consequences and impact and vulnerability. (wikipedia.org)
  • assumptions
  • Risk assessment consists of an objective evaluation of risk in which assumptions and uncertainties are clearly considered and presented. (wikipedia.org)
  • The spectrum of risks across classes of events are also of concern, and are usually controlled in licensing processes - it would be of concern if rare but high consequence events were found to dominate the overall risk, particularly as these risk assessments are very sensitive to assumptions (how rare is a high consequence event? (wikipedia.org)
  • Though they have limitations, the 2D hazard zone and simplified approach to 3D dispersion modelling allow the handling of large volumes of risk results with known assumptions to assist in decision-making. (wikipedia.org)
  • c) the significance with which the risk profile of the undertaking concerned deviates from the assumptions underlying the Solvency Capital Requirement. (wikipedia.org)
  • England and W
  • They can part of a due-diligence process for existing householders or businesses, or can be required in England and Wales to provide independent evidence to a planning application on the flood risk. (wikipedia.org)
  • In England and Wales, the Environment Agency requires a professional Flood Risk Assessment (FRA) to be submitted alongside planning applications in areas that are known to be at risk of flooding (within flood zones 2 or 3) and/ or are greater than 1ha in area, planning permission is not usually granted until the FRA has been accepted by the Environment Agency. (wikipedia.org)
  • assess
  • The Facility Risk Assessment is used to clearly assess all the factors which affect the security, reliability and energy efficiency of your IT operations, and to make qualified recommendations for optimization measures which will increase the security and efficiency of your data center. (fujitsu.com)
  • are not the failure of internal controls, examination of financials, or Sarbanes-Oxley, but they are the result of a more fundamental flaw in governance: Failure to assess, and advise the board of an understandable assessment of, risks to the enterprise of these organizations. (lexology.com)
  • Some organisations use the risk outputs to assess the implied cost to avert a fatality (ICAF) which can be used to set quantified criteria for what is an unacceptable risk and what is tolerable. (wikipedia.org)
  • It serves to require the auditor to understand the client's accounting system and internal control system and to assess control risk and inherent risk. (wikipedia.org)
  • It aims to assess, in a continuous and prospective way, the overall solvency needs related to the specific risk profile of the insurance company. (wikipedia.org)
  • hazards
  • Because there are so many potential hazards affecting the safe operation of motor vehicles, risk analysis tend to focus mainly on risk estimation, i.e. quantifying and comparing collision-involvement rates for different combinations of drivers, vehicles and environments. (hofstra.edu)
  • Be aware of anything that is likely to be of risk to your group, such as: areas which are roped off, or tripping or slipping hazards. (yorkminster.org)
  • Audit
  • Cost saving over conventional risk audit systems is in the order of £300,000 per annum. (willis.com)
  • The digital repository audit method based on risk assessment (DRAMBORA) is a methodology and associated software-based toolkit developed by Digital Curation Centre (DCC) and DigitalPreservationEurope (DPE) to support the assessment of digital preservation repositories. (wikipedia.org)
  • The objective is to determine the nature, timing and extent of substantive procedures in order to reduce audit risk to an acceptable low level. (wikipedia.org)
  • estimation
  • Risk characterization includes two major components: risk estimation and risk description. (epa.gov)
  • Even though for some risks R i , R j {\displaystyle R_{i},R_{j}} , we might have R i = R j {\displaystyle R_{i}=R_{j}} , if the probability p ( L j ) {\displaystyle p(L_{j})} is small compared to p ( L i ) {\displaystyle p(L_{i})} , its estimation might be based only on a smaller number of prior events, and hence, more uncertain. (wikipedia.org)
  • remit
  • The BfR has the statutory remit of communicating risks and informing the public about possible health risks and the research findings on which they are based in the fields of food safety, chemicals safety and product safety. (wikipedia.org)
  • ILGRA meetings and resultant reports tend to focus predominantly on health, safety and environmental risks, although its remit is not confined to this areas exclusively. (wikipedia.org)
  • probabilistic
  • Probabilistic Risk Assessment usually answers three basic questions: What can go wrong with the studied technological entity or stressor, or what are the initiators or initiating events (undesirable starting events) that lead to adverse consequence(s)? (wikipedia.org)
  • impacts
  • These questions may be about potential risks such as impacts on the aesthetic value of a place due to physical alterations, effects of pollution on endangered species, or the consequences of long-term release of contaminants to an ecosystem. (epa.gov)
  • PPS 25 was designed to "strengthen and clarify the key role of the planning system in managing flood risk and contributing to adapting to the impacts of climate change. (wikipedia.org)
  • Impacts in terms of risk and solvency should supply into upstream strategic decisions. (wikipedia.org)
  • estimate
  • If the risk estimate takes into account information on the number of individuals exposed, it is termed a "population risk" and is in units of expected increased cases per a time period. (wikipedia.org)
  • If the risk estimate does not take into account the number of individuals exposed, it is termed an "individual risk" and is in units of incidence rate per a time period. (wikipedia.org)
  • Molecular risk assessment is a procedure in which biomarkers (for example, biological molecules or changes in tumor cell DNA) are used to estimate a person's risk for developing cancer. (wikipedia.org)
  • QMRA has expanded to be used to estimate microbial risk in many fields, but is particularly important in assessments of food water supply and human faeces/wastewater safety. (wikipedia.org)
  • probability
  • The development of the field of risk assessment was fostered by a series of unrelated but significant health studies and was based very much on the dual development of probability theory and scientific method. (hofstra.edu)
  • MRAT is a web-based assessment tool that calculates the probability of municipal sewer and stormwater infrastructure failures. (ibc.ca)
  • Employing networks in the risk analysis process can visualize causal relationships and identify heavily-weighted or important contributors to the probability of the critical event. (wikipedia.org)
  • Analysis
  • More costly analysis of flood risk can be achieved through detailed flood modelling to challenge the agency's modelled levels and corresponding flood zones. (wikipedia.org)
  • It is especially useful for site risk analysis when reliance on quantity distance (QD) tables is not feasible. (wikipedia.org)
  • It is therefore very important for risk assessors to minimize confirmation bias by carrying out their analysis and publishing their results with minimal involvement of external factors such as politics, media, and advocates. (wikipedia.org)
  • In general, risk assessment can be divided into these steps: Plan and prepare the risk analysis. (wikipedia.org)
  • Because these is always varies degrees of uncertainty involved in any risk analysis process, sensitivity and uncertainty analysis are usually carried out to mitigate the level of uncertainty and therefore improve the overall risk assessment result. (wikipedia.org)
  • At the heart of the prudential Solvency II directive, the own risk and solvency assessment (ORSA) is defined as a set of processes constituting a tool for decision-making and strategic analysis. (wikipedia.org)
  • stressors
  • A key part of EPA's mission is understanding the potential effects of stressors such as those described above and managing risks from them in order to protect the health of the natural environment, and the natural resources that people rely on. (epa.gov)
  • assessors
  • Empower the identified risk assessors with direct access to, and with the responsibility to be available upon call of, the board and its committees. (lexology.com)
  • This access and availability should include periodic meetings of each of these identified risk assessors separately with the board in executive session. (lexology.com)
  • Tools that are currently employed in risk assessment are often sufficient, but model complexity and limitations of computational power can tether risk assessors to involve more causal connections and account for more Black Swan event outcomes. (wikipedia.org)
  • In reality, however, it is nearly impossible to break the iron triangle among politicians, scientists (in this case, risk assessors), and advocates and media. (wikipedia.org)
  • Risk assessors need to be sensitive to the difference between risk studies and risk perceptions. (wikipedia.org)
  • understandable
  • Scientific findings must be communicated in a transparent and understandable manner in order to promote rational handling of risks. (wikipedia.org)
  • material misstatement
  • The key SEC principle related to establishing the scope of controls for testing may be stated as follows: "Focus on controls that adequately address the risk of material misstatement. (wikipedia.org)
  • Health
  • helping the health care organization manage risks surrounding competent and appropriate. (brainmass.com)
  • When risk assessment is used for public health or environmental decisions, loss can be quantified in a common metric such as a country's currency or some numerical measure of a location's quality of life. (wikipedia.org)
  • Dose dependent risk tends to be classified as health risk and dose independent risk as safety risk. (wikipedia.org)
  • A health risk assessment (also referred to as a health risk appraisal and health & well-being assessment) is one of the most widely used screening tools in the field of health promotion and is often the first step in multi-component health promotion programs. (wikipedia.org)
  • A health risk assessment (HRA) is a health questionnaire, used to provide individuals with an evaluation of their health risks and quality of life. (wikipedia.org)
  • Medicaid assessments ask questions about health-care access, availability of food, and living conditions. (wikipedia.org)
  • This culminated in the publication of How to Practice Prospective Medicine in 1970 - a guide for practising physicians, which outlined the health risk assessment questionnaire, risk computations and patient feedback strategies. (wikipedia.org)
  • This proliferation coincided with the rapid growth in interest in corporate health promotion programs as awareness developed on health risks and for-profit vendors monetized the programs. (wikipedia.org)
  • The World Health Organisation's 2006 Guidelines for the Safe Use of Wastewater, Excreta and Greywater in Agriculture suggest that QMRA should be used to determine possible risk levels which can be achieved by sanitation systems. (wikipedia.org)
  • Wastewater Irrigation and Health: Assessing and Mitigating Risk in Low-income Countries. (wikipedia.org)
  • Consumer health protection comprises the research, assessment and communication of risks. (wikipedia.org)
  • Furthermore, SPS measures must be based on appropriate assessments of the risks to human, animal or plant life or health. (wikipedia.org)
  • The risk to be assessed under article 5.1 must be a specific risk that has "the actual potential for adverse effects on human health in the real world where people live and work and die. (wikipedia.org)
  • checklist
  • A structured cyberbullying offender risk assessment has been released for purchase by iPredator Inc. Developed by Michael Nuccitelli Psy.D., C.F.C., a New York State licensed psychologist and certified forensic consultant, the structured checklist for parents, educators & pediatric professionals can be used for diagnostics, education, investigation and data collection. (prweb.com)
  • The Cyber Bully Abuser Checklist is a 75-item internet safety tool designed for parents and educators regarding a child's risk of being a cyberbully. (prweb.com)
  • Just as all the checklist risk assessments (IISC Collection), the CBAC can be purchased in the abridged or full version. (prweb.com)
  • Assessing
  • In investing you should be assessing risk as the deviation from an expected return. (wizzley.com)
  • Risk assessment is all about assessing what might happen to you, as well as to the investments themselves. (wizzley.com)
  • DREAD is part of a system for risk-assessing computer security threats previously used at Microsoft and currently used by OpenStack and many other corporations[citation needed]. (wikipedia.org)
  • framework
  • The Haddon Matrix is a useful conceptual framework for organizing both risk factors and accident-countermeasures strategies. (hofstra.edu)
  • consequences
  • Risk is a combination of uncertainty and negative consequences. (hofstra.edu)
  • The total risk is the expected loss: the sum of the products of the consequences multiplied by their probabilities. (wikipedia.org)
  • strategic
  • At the strategic level policies are made specifying acceptable levels of risk, procedures to be followed within the organisation, priorities and allocation of resources. (wikipedia.org)
  • process
  • Devised an Internet-based self-assessment process with separate modules, initially for Safety, Environment, Property Protection and Product Safety. (willis.com)
  • To ensure the integrity of responses and to assist with due diligence, the self-assessment process is validated by independent sample audits. (willis.com)
  • and sets out policies for local authorities to ensure flood risk is taken into account during the planning process to prevent inappropriate development in high risk areas and to direct development away from areas at highest risk. (wikipedia.org)
  • This has led to the development of a risk process that draws on the experience of organisations and their employees to produce risk assessments that produce potential loss of life (PLL) outputs without fault and event tree modelling. (wikipedia.org)
  • A key requirement has been to establish a toolkit that contributes towards a single process for repository assessment. (wikipedia.org)
  • The internal assessment process of risks and solvency, known as the ORSA, is the centerpiece of this plan. (wikipedia.org)
  • public
  • The authors sought to describe the difference in reporting risk behavior in audio computer-assisted self-interview (ACASI) and face-to-face interviews (FFI) among patients at a public sexually transmitted disease clinic. (thebody.com)
  • APHIS shares draft pest risk assessments with the public to determine whether stakeholders have information that might lead us to revise the draft assessment before we identify pest mitigations and proceed with official rulemaking. (usda.gov)
  • The Federal Institute for Risk Assessment (German: Bundesinstitut für Risikobewertung), abbreviated BfR, is a body under public law of the German federal government with full legal capacity. (wikipedia.org)
  • In financial auditing of public companies in the United States, SOX 404 top-down risk assessment (TDRA) is a financial risk assessment performed to comply with Section 404 of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 (SOX 404). (wikipedia.org)
  • safety
  • Transportation safety is a term that is intended to convey something about the avoidance of risk from bodily harm and property damage associated with the operation of transport systems. (hofstra.edu)
  • However, there is a paradox in the conventional usage of the term in that most safety statements instead discuss the amount of risk present. (hofstra.edu)
  • Indeed, safety typically refers to the characteristic or long-term average risk of an entity. (hofstra.edu)
  • This section provides tools and protocols for triage of patients to quickly identify individuals who require a more detailed risk assessment, while ensuring the safety of the care team. (emoryhealthcare.org)
  • In the engineering of complex systems, sophisticated risk assessments are often made within safety engineering and reliability engineering when it concerns threats to life, environment or machine functioning. (wikipedia.org)
  • considerable
  • Both tools include the exact same assessment instrument, but the full version has a considerable amount of additional cyberbullying and cyber attack prevention relevant information used for education and assessment. (prweb.com)
  • Factors
  • Would you like to know more about your risk factors for developing diabetes? (edu.au)
  • You must be aware of all the influencing factors that may change your assessment of the risk element involved in any investment. (wizzley.com)
  • New under the SEC guidance is the concept of also rating each significant account for "misstatement risk" (low, medium, or high), based on similar factors used to determine significance. (wikipedia.org)
  • Methods
  • HRA deals with methods for modeling human error while CCF deals with methods for evaluating the effect of inter-system and intra-system dependencies which tend to cause simultaneous failures and thus significant increase in overall risk. (wikipedia.org)
  • The interdisciplinary Risk Communication department conducts research projects on risk perception, early risk detection and risk impact assessment relating to new methods such as nanotechnology, changes in the nutritional behaviour of consumers following risk communication, or the prioritisation of risks by different social interest groups. (wikipedia.org)
  • outcomes
  • It analyzed recidivism risk scores calculated by one of the most commonly used tools, the Northpointe COMPAS system, and looked at outcomes over two years, and found that only 61% of those deemed high risk actually committed additional crimes during that period and that African-American defendants were far more likely to be given high scores that white defendants. (wikipedia.org)
  • Centered within this series of activities were the engagement of stakeholders, people who had some kind of an interest in the outcomes of the risk assessment and the measures put into place to manage the risk at an acceptable level. (wikipedia.org)
  • organization
  • In addition to developing the CBAC, Dr. Nuccitelli designed 25 other online risk assessment tools specific to the typology, age of online user and organization. (prweb.com)
  • level
  • Risk description" provides information important for interpreting the risk results and identifies a level for harmful effects on the plants and animals of concern. (epa.gov)
  • As soon as the level of risk moves beyond that with which you are comfortable, you should divest your interests in that investment. (wizzley.com)
  • There is always another investment with an acceptable level of risk waiting for you. (wizzley.com)
  • But how do you decide what level of risk you are prepared to accept? (wizzley.com)
  • Acceptable level of risk? (wizzley.com)
  • isolation
  • Rapid identification of individuals with possible risk of EVD followed by donning of personal protective equipment and isolation of patients for detailed risk assessment are important elements of a system to proactively manage patients at the point of first interaction. (emoryhealthcare.org)
  • system
  • Effective April 1, 2009, the rulemaking proposed to alter the way in which the FDIC's risk-based assessment system differentiates for risk and set new deposit insurance assessment rates. (federalregister.gov)
  • Also effective on April 1, 2009, the proposal would make technical and other changes to the rules governing the risk-based assessment system. (federalregister.gov)
  • Integrated farming systems involving both crop and livestock production in a closed system can reduce financial risk for the producer, since organic producers generally receive premiums or higher prices for their products sold that cover and possibly reduce disease risk so long as there is no outside contact with other pigs or animals, such as cows, or poultry. (wikipedia.org)
  • financial
  • Rapidly changing market dynamics and increased regulations demand adaptive financial models that address a broad range of evolving risks. (numerix.com)
  • food
  • Also, medical, hospital, social service and food industries control risks and perform risk assessments on a continual basis. (wikipedia.org)
  • The work of the BfR is based on a number of national legal regulations - including the founding law of the Federal Institute for Risk Assessment, the Food and Feed Code (LFGB), Protection Against Infection Act (IfSG), Plant Protection Act, Chemicals Act, Washing and Cleaning Agents Act), and Genetic Engineering Act. (wikipedia.org)
  • evaluation
  • However, it is a complex evaluation and such assessments they can be rejected by Authorities as inadequate, or could be considered as negligent in the event of a flooding event, damage and a claim to insurers being made. (wikipedia.org)
  • terms
  • Information is gathered to help determine what, in terms of plants and animals, is at risk and what needs to be protected. (epa.gov)
  • important
  • This means that it is not subject to any technical supervision by law with respect to its scientific risk assessments and thus has an important scientific reference and orientation function for consumers, politics (federal and state), the economy, the media, associations and science in the case of unresolved scientific questions and during crises. (wikipedia.org)
  • Given the variety of diseases prevalent in swine production, both in the United States and abroad, it is important to understand the risks associated with organic swine production. (wikipedia.org)