Safety Alert – The management of design related risks

Safety – risk management is key!

This alert is aimed at structural, civil and fire engineers.

Significant, and tragic, failures involving structures continue to occur: fires in apartment blocks in Milan, London and Taiwan, and structural collapses in Florida and Nigeria being recent examples.

This paper gives emphasis to the need for engineers to consider risk management at a fundamental level. There are lessons learned shared in the alert as well as references for further reading.

Read the Safety Alert

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