risk analysis


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risk analysis

[′risk ə‚nal·ə·səs]
(engineering)
The scientific study of risk.
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In Simulation 1, the absolute value of the difference between the regression risk analysis and the M H ARR across the 15 data sets averaged 0.00015 (range 0.000032-0.00036).
Risk analysis is an ancient craft that has been practised by merchants and traders (as well as decision-makers in the political and military fields) over centuries.
Risk analysis is the process of determining how safe the object or process is.
Use the risk analysis to tackle the areas most critical to address.
In the study of risk analysis and assessment, the risk control and reduction measures are taken involving some money, techniques and labors.
The method took the form of a risk analysis incorporating expected monetary value (EMV) techniques for management decision support.
RiskWatch, Inc., a provider of risk analysis and security compliance software, has introduced HIPAA-WATCH FOR SECURITY 9.2, the newest version of the company's widely used HIPAA risk analysis software for the healthcare industry.
(A sample matrix for nursing facilities that can be tailored to individual facilities is available by e-mailing the author.) Documentation related to Security Rule analysis and actions is required to be maintained in a written record (which may be electronic) that includes the Risk Analysis (see below) and reports of actions, policies, and procedures.
Under Breakthrough, agents were required to perform a full risk analysis on all of their ICs (except those under the limited issue focused examination (LIFE) program) by Nov.
The risk analysis paradigm includes three elements--risk assessment, risk management, and risk communication--and allows regulatory officials to focus finite resources on those hazards that pose the greatest risk to public health.
Geotrac, a national provider of flood compliance services, recently enhanced its automated flood risk analysis system.
In addition to automatic, real-time correlation, Symantec Incident Manager also offers business impact analysis using a sophisticated risk analysis engine that determines the impact of each incident on a customer's business in terms of confidentiality, integrity and availability.

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