Dissent about Nuclear Safety or To Dissent or not to Dissent

TitleDissent about Nuclear Safety or To Dissent or not to Dissent
Publication TypeCase Study
Year of Publication1992
AuthorsPritchard, MS
PublisherNational Academy of Engineering, Online Ethics Center
KeywordsCHEMICAL engineering , CIVIL engineering , ENGINEERING , ENVIRONMENTAL engineering , professional responsibility , public safety
AbstractToday Alison finds herself in a difficult situation. PNSRC is meeting to decide what to do about a heat exchanger problem. Alison is a single voice in a company meeting held to finalize an important decision. Should she speak up? Includes expert commentaries.
NotesCase study originally published in “Teaching Engineering Ethics: A Case Study Approach” by Michael Pritchard. Center for the Study of Ethics in Society, Western Michigan University, 1992.
URLhttp://www.onlineethics.org/cms/12514.aspx
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