Risk assessment: Experts vs. lay people

Tor Stålhane, Timo Malm

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    Risk assessment is an important activity when we shall define the requirements for a safety critical system. The assigned risk level (SIL or PL) will influence both the construction of the system and the processes used during development.
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationRisk, Reliability and Safety
    Subtitle of host publicationInnovating Theory and Practice
    EditorsLesley Walls, Matthew Revie, Tim Bedford
    PublisherCRC Press
    ISBN (Electronic)978-1-315-37498-7
    ISBN (Print)978-1-138-02997-2
    Publication statusPublished - 25 Nov 2016
    MoE publication typeA4 Article in a conference publication
    Event26th European Safety and Reliability Conference, ESREL 2016 - Glasgow, United Kingdom
    Duration: 25 Sept 201629 Sept 2016


    Conference26th European Safety and Reliability Conference, ESREL 2016
    Abbreviated titleESREL 2016
    Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom


    • reliability
    • reliability theory
    • risk assessment
    • lay peoples
    • risk levels
    • safety critical systems


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