Precautionary Risk Decision-Making

  • Tony Rosqvist
  • Risto Tuominen
Conference paper


Uncertainties related to a risk assessment significantly affect the confidence in the risk results and recommendations obtained. Uncertainties are dependent on the complexity and understanding of the causal and/or logical relationships of quantities and/or events of the real world, and their roles in the decision-making process depend on the adopted decision rules and criteria.


Risk Model Model Uncertainty Model Bias Risk Assessment Approach Formal Safety Assessment 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Tony Rosqvist
    • 1
  • Risto Tuominen
    • 2
  1. 1.VTT Industrial SystemsFinland
  2. 2.VTT Industrial SystemsTampereFinland

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