Managing risk in road organization

This a guide that aims at presenting principles and techniques of risk management (RM) for road organizations. It is illustrated with case studies of implementation. Chapter 2 presents risk analysis techniques, which include the following: Risk Analysis by Scenario, Failure Modes and Effect Analysis (FMEA) and Hazard and Operability Analysis (HAZOP). Chapter 2 is focused on risk management for road networks, including engineering structures as well as natural and anthropogenic risks. Chapter 5 deals with risk management for infrastructural construction projects, asserting that risk evaluation must be carried out at each stage of the project. Finally, chapter 6 reviews crisis management. The appendices include detailed descriptions of examples and case studies for the various areas of risk management practices.


  • English

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  • Media Type: Digital/other
  • Features: Appendices; Figures; Maps; Photos; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 376p

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  • Accession Number: 01493699
  • Record Type: Publication
  • ISBN: 9782840602652
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Sep 10 2013 10:46AM