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Main Title Accident precursor analysis and management : reducing technological risk through diligence /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Bier, Vicki M.
Kunreuther, Howard.
Phimister, James R.
Publisher National Academies Press,
Year Published 2004
OCLC Number 56406353
ISBN 0309092167; 9780309092166
Subjects Industrial safety ; Technology--Risk assessment
Internet Access
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National Academies Press
National Academies Press
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
ELBM  T55.A28 2004 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 02/23/2007
Collation xii, 208 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
"National Academy of Engineering of the national academies." Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Notes
The accident precursors project : overview and recommendations -- The opportunity of precursors / James P. Bagian -- On signals, response, and risk mitigation : a probabilistic approach to the detection and analysis of precursors / Elisabeth Pate-Cornell -- Understanding accident precursors / Michal Tamuz -- Defining and analyzing precursors / William R. Corcoran -- Nuclear accident precursor assessment : the accident sequence precursor program / Martin B. Sattison -- Inherently safer design / Dennis C. Hendershot -- Checking for biases in incident reporting / Tjerk van der Schaaf and Lisette Kanse -- Knowledge management in high-hazard industries : accident precursors as practice / John S. Carroll -- Cross-industry applications of a confidential reporting model / Linda J. Connell -- Stuck on a plateau : a common problem / Christopher A. Hart -- Ensuring robust military operations and combating terrorism using accident precursor concepts / Yacov Y. Haimes -- App. Letters to the committee -- App. Notes toward a theory of accident precursors and catastrophic system failure / Robert A. Frosch -- App. Corporate cultures as precursors to accidents / Ron Westrum.