Towards development of a risk management approach

This report addresses the integrated management of risks with respect to the following: 1. the introduction of risk management techniques in the road sector; 2. the introduction of risk management for mega projects; and 3. improving the safety of road systems. The second part of the report discusses risk management on mega projects, which are defined herein as those which are exceptional due to their dimensions, cost, architecture or technical specifications. The report provides a list of critical points in the process of development of the project with respect to the responsibilities of the owner. Recommendations are given on how to take into consideration risks, how to assess and treat them at each stage of the project, from the planning, design, construction and operational stages. Five examples of mega-projects are presented.


  • English

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  • Pagination: 389p

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01382385
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: ARRB
  • ISBN: 284060230X
  • Report/Paper Numbers: 2010R01
  • Files: ATRI
  • Created Date: Aug 22 2012 1:16PM