Risk Assessment and Nuclear Waste Sites

TitleRisk Assessment and Nuclear Waste Sites
Publication TypeCase Study
Year of Publication2000
AuthorsFrey, WJ, National Academy of Engineering, OEC
PublisherNational Academy of Engineering, Online Ethics Center
Publication Languageen-US
KeywordsData , Engineer/Client , ENGINEERING , in , Integrity , management , professional , RESPONSIBILITY , SCIENCE
AbstractYou are the leader of a team of engineers with a contract from the Department of Energy to do a risk assessment of various nuclear waste sites. At the end of the six-year contract, your study is still not complete, and the Department asks you to use simpler calculations to finish the project. If you will not, they plan on finding a company who shall.