Code Violations with Safety Implications (adapted from NSPE Case No. 89-7)

TitleCode Violations with Safety Implications (adapted from NSPE Case No. 89-7)
Publication TypeCase Study
Year of Publication2006
Corporate AuthorsNational Society of Professional Engineers, Board of Ethical Review,
PublisherNational Academy of Engineering, Online Ethics Center
Publication Languageeng
KeywordsELECTRICAL engineering , ENGINEERING , professional , professional responsibility , PUBLIC , public safety , Structural , STRUCTURAL engineering
AbstractMetzler, an engineer, is hired to confirm the structural integrity of an apartment building that his client is going to sell. When he learns from his client that the building does violate some electrical and mechanical code, he is unsure what to do, as he knows these violations could result in injuries.
URLhttp://www.onlineethics.org/Resources/Cases/ec89-7.aspx
Abbreviated Case NameCode Violations with Safety Implications
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