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{{definition| Risk identification is the process of determining what can happen, why and how.  <ref name="MAIMAus">[https://www.em.gov.au/Documents/Manual03-AEMGlossary.PDF Australian Emergency Management Glossary, Emergency Management Australia (1998)]</ref>}}
 
{{definition| Risk identification is the process of determining what can happen, why and how.  <ref name="MAIMAus">[https://www.em.gov.au/Documents/Manual03-AEMGlossary.PDF Australian Emergency Management Glossary, Emergency Management Australia (1998)]</ref>}}
 
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{{definition|Process of finding, recognizing and describing risks. <ref> [http://www.risknz.org.nz/files/3114/0868%2F4596%2F5050-2010.pdf Australia AS NZS 5050 (2010)]</ref>}}<br />
  
 
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Definitions

European Definitions

Other International Definitions

National Definitions

Australia

Risk identification is the process of determining what can happen, why and how. [1]


Process of finding, recognizing and describing risks. [2]


Czech Republic

Process of looking for, recognizing, and describing risks (Proces hledání, rozpoznávání a popisování rizik)[3]


Standard Definition

ISO/IEC 27000:2014 and ISO 31000:2009

The standard defines risk assessment as

the "process of finding, recognizing and describing risks" [4] [5]. (based on the ISO Guide 73:2009[6]).

  • 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.

See also


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