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Unformatted text preview: • Correlates strongly with severity of accident and injury The Context • The Japanese vs. The Americans • No American car with less than six cylinders “Safety” – The condition of being safe from undergoing or causing harm, injury or loss Risk – The possibility of loss of injury Acceptable Risk – A level of role at which the benefits are judged to be outweigh potential loss of injury. No such thing as absolute safe Maximalist Approach to safety • Safety responsibilities • Guidelines and principle for recognizing and controlling hazards...
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This note was uploaded on 09/26/2010 for the course ENGINEERIN 1ZZ5,1D03, taught by Professor Danielson during the Fall '10 term at McMaster University.
- Fall '10