What is a risk?
Definition: the likelihood of a hazard causing injury or harm.
How does risk management work?
These five basic principles will help you to manage risks:
What is risk assessment?
You will need to be able to assess risks (or potential risks) when hazards are found. This is part of the risk management process. It means gathering information so that you can make a clear and educated decision about what needs to be done to lower the risk as far as
Risk assessment is based on these three factors:
It is important to think about and check:
Once you have done this, you will be able to make an accurate decision about which controls (if any) will be needed. This is an important part of risk management.