Difference between revisions of "Risk Identification"

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<big>The standard defines risk assessment as</big>  
 
<big>The standard defines risk assessment as</big>  
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* Risk identification involves the identification of risk sources, events, their causes and their potential consequences.
 
* Risk identification involves the identification of risk sources, events, their causes and their potential consequences.

Revision as of 22:59, 14 July 2014

Definitions

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Other International Definitions

National Definitions

Standard Definition

ISO/IEC 27000:2014 and ISO 31000:2009

The standard defines risk assessment as

the "process of finding, recognizing and describing risks" [1] [2].

(based on the ISO Guide 73:2009[3]).}}

  • Risk identification involves the identification of risk sources, events, their causes and their potential consequences.
  • Risk identification can involve historical data, theoretical analysis, informed and expert opinions, and stakeholders’ needs.

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