Microwaves

TitleMicrowaves
Publication TypeCase Study
Year of Publication2000
AuthorsHarris, CE, Pritchard, MS, Rabins, MJ
PublisherWadsworth
Publication Languageeng
KeywordsENGINEERING , HEALTH , Product and Consumer Safety , product liability , quality , responsibilities
AbstractIn your first job after graduate, you are set to work testing the defrosting capability of a number of microwave ovens, including all the series made by your company. While exploring around the lab, you find an instrument that measures radiation levels and discover that twp of the microwaves, one made by your company and the other made by a rival company of your employer's, emits higher-than average levels of radiation
NotesCase from Harris, Charles, Michael Pritchard and Michael Rabins. Engineering Ethics: Concepts and Cases. Belmont, CA: Wadsworth Publishing Company, 2000. Available from the Wadsworth website.
URLhttp://wadsworth.com/philosophy_d/templates/student_resources/0534605796_harris/cases/Cases/case28.htm
Abbreviated Case NameMicrowaves
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