By ASME Innovative Technologies Institute LLC

ISBN-10: 0791802876

ISBN-13: 9780791802878

The aim of this booklet is to supply an figuring out of the RAMCAP Plus approach in an effort to establish, prioritize and coordinate preparedness of the nation's serious infrastructure, together with safety (avoiding dangerous occasions or their effects) and resilience (rapid go back to complete functionality after these occasions that occur). RAMCAP stands for danger research and administration for serious Asset safety; the RAMCAP Plus strategy is a high-level procedure that may be adapted to numerous sectors, thereby delivering a mechanism for evaluating possibility and risk-management advantages at scales starting from resources to complete sectors of the economic system

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Esp. Chapter 10, with its extensive bibliography). Rose, A. 2004. “Economic Principles, Issues, and Research Priorities in Natural Hazard Loss Estimation” in Okuyama Y. and Chang S. 13-36. Rose, A. 2006. “Economic Resilience to Disasters: Toward a Consistent and Comprehensive Formulation,” in Paton D. and Johnston D. ), Disaster Resilience: An Integrated Approach, Springfield, IL: Charles C. Thomas, 2006, pp. 226-48. Rose, A. 2007. “Macroeconomic Modeling of Catastrophic Events,” in Quigley J.

The criteria for differentiating between consequence levels for inclusion depend on the decision-maker’s purpose and role, so are typically set lower for an inhouse assessment than for an assessment to identify the major critical assets of a state or the nation. For those analyses, conducted to improve the knowledge needed for government decision making, many assets and scenarios will be screened out as having insufficiently high potential for consequence. An estimate of the potential consequences of the damaging or loss of an asset, without regard to the attack method, is the most reliable way to quickly and efficiently screen out assets that are of insufficient concern to warrant further attention.

Research is ongoing to determine if threat probabilities can be combined in the same manner as other probabilistic events, such as games of chance involving inanimate objects, such as cards or dice. org/about-asme/terms-of-use 2. Comparison of Risk Tolerance with Natural Hazard Risk – uses the notion of risk tolerance and a natural hazard risk to compare with a terrorist risk to deduce a threat likelihood equating the two risks. The analyst and decision-maker then judge whether the deduced likelihood is reasonable or not.

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