Technical Report: Risk Management – Techniques for Safety Practitioners
|Publication Date:||1 January 2020|
Scope and Purpose
This technical report provides guidance on the selection and application of techniques for assessing and managing risk within the risk management process. The techniques can be applied to a range of occupational settings, situations and operational stages as part of the risk management process.
The purpose of this technical report is to assist decision makers and stakeholders in applying risk assessment techniques in an effort to gain an understanding of risk, reduce related uncertainty, and obtain risk-based information that will enable the organization to achieve its objectives.
The technical report is designed to align with the principles, framework and process found in ANSI/ASSP/ISO 31000 Risk Management, and complement ANSI/ASSP/ISO 31010 Risk Management - Risk Assessment, ISO 31070 Core Concepts of Risk, ANSI/ASIS/RIMS RA.1 Risk Assessment, ANSI/ASSP/ISO 45001 Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems, ANSI/ASSP Z10.0 Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems and ANSI/ASSP Z590.3 Prevention through Design standards.