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Social Issues in High-Tech Safety

  • Denis Jackson

Abstract

This paper discusses twelve social issues which, it is argued, already inhibit or will inhibit the development of reliable Safety-Critical systems. It is claimed that standards and regulatory systems have been prescribed with insufficient attention to some of these issues. Responsibility for remedial action is not always obvious, but it is hoped that exposure of the social issues will trigger further thought and some appropriate action.

Keywords

Business Ethic Social Issue International Civil Aviation Organisation Safety Case Computer Control System 
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© Springer-Verlag London Limited 1994

Authors and Affiliations

  • Denis Jackson
    • 1
  1. 1.Data Sciences UK LimitedUK

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