Risk Assessment & Management
This RespectED downloadable book contains the full text from the online course Risk Assessment and Management, and is available for immediate download by those who want the course content without the quizzes and assessments, or who just prefer written content.
The full online course is available 24/7 in our Learning Centre where you can register and compete the course and associated assessments (Q/A after each module ) in your own time, on the fully featured Learning Management System (LMS) and receive a Certificate of Completion for your record when you have finished.
The course contents are provided below as well as an extract from the material to allow you to gauge the suitability of the book or course.
Risk assessment and management is essential for the success of any business. However, many companies do not always take the necessary precautions, which leads to disaster. Successfully managing risks will prevent mistakes, which leads to a safer work environment, happier employees, and increased productivity. Following a few basic steps will place your organization on the path to success.
To help you decide if this is the right book for you we have provided the table of contents followed by a short preview/passage from the book.
Chapter One: Identifying Hazards and Risks
What Is a Hazard?
What Is a Risk?
Consult with Employees
Chapter Two: Seeking Out Problems Before They Happen (I)
Unique to Your Business
Long Term and Short Term
Chapter Three: Seeking Out Problems Before They Happen (II)
Worst Case Scenarios
Chapter Four: Everyone's Responsibility
See It, Report It!
If It's Not Safe, Don't Do It
Take Appropriate Precautions
Communicating to the Organization
Chapter Five: Tracking and Updating Control Measures
What Is a Control Measure?
Control Measure Hierarchy:
Your Business Procedures
Are They Adequate?
Updating and Maintaining
Chapter Six: Risk Management Techniques
Reduce the Risk
Transfer the Risk
Avoid the Risk
Accept the Risk
Chapter Seven: General Office Safety and Reporting
Accident Response Plans
Emergency Action Plan
Training and Education
Chapter Eight: Business Impact Analysis
Chapter Nine: Disaster Recovery Plan
Make It Before You Need It
Test, Update, and Repeat
Information to document:
Chapter Ten: Summary of Risk Assessment
What are the Hazards?
Who Might Be Harmed?
Are Current Control Measures Sufficient?
If Not, Change Control Measures