Communicating Risks to the Public
Language: en
Pages: 482
Authors: R.E Kasperson, P.J. Stallen
Categories: Technology & Engineering
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-12-06 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

Risk communication: the evolution of attempts Risk communication is at once a very new and a very old field of interest. Risk analysis, as Krimsky and Plough (1988:2) point out, dates back at least to the Babylonians in 3200 BC. Cultures have traditionally utilized a host of mecha nisms for
Communicating Health Risks to the Public
Language: en
Pages: 166
Authors: Dawn Hillier
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-05-23 - Publisher: CRC Press

This book reviews current health risk communication strategies, and examines and assesses the technical and psycho-sociological tools available to support risk communication plans. It brings together approaches to risk communication from a number of countries and describes the techniques, including drama, storytelling and scenarios that are used to identify and
Communicating about Risks to Environment and Health in Europe
Language: en
Pages: 410
Authors: Philip C.R. Gray, Richard M. Stern, Marco Biocca
Categories: Technology & Engineering
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-04-18 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

Public experience with risk communication differs greatly from country to country in Europe and there has been little opportunity for the transfer of experience and learning between countries. This is especially true for the many new European States, including the countries in transition from centralised to market economies. This book
Risk Communication
Language: en
Pages: 544
Authors: Regina E. Lundgren, Andrea H. McMakin
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-07-10 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

THE ESSENTIAL HANDBOOK FOR EFFECTIVELY COMMUNICATING ENVIRONMENTAL, SAFETY, AND HEALTH RISKS, FULLY REVISED AND UPDATED Now in its sixth edition, Risk Communication has proven to be a valuable resource for people who are tasked with the responsibility of understanding how to apply the most current approaches to care, consensus, and
Managing Risks to Improve Public Services
Language: en
Pages: 110
Authors: Great Britain: National Audit Office
Categories: Municipal services
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher: The Stationery Office

In recent years a great deal of effort has been put into improving risk management in departments and in 2002 this was given further impetus when a two year risk programme was launched by the Prime Minister. This report looks at the progress made since the previous NAO report in