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Abstract

This paper briefly presents the motivation and objectives of two current projects in the area of harmonization of risk-informed decision making in which the European Commission�s Joint Research Centre is involved: ARAMIS (Accidental Risk Assessment Methodology for Industries) and Compass for Risk Management. ARAMIS will be launched at the end of 2001 under the 5th EU framework research programme and the Compass project is currently considered for submission under the 6th programme. The scope of application is accidental risks from the chemical process industries of the Seveso type (ARAMIS) and accidental risks from technologies in general (Compass).

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Authors: KIRSCHSTEIGER C, JRC, IPSC, TERM, Ispra (IT)
Bibliographic Reference: An oral report given at: The International Expert Workshop on Risk Management: Defining the Needs for the Future. Held in: Ascona (CH), 22-23 October 2001
Record Number: 200114076 / Last updated on: 2001-11-23
Category: PUBLICATION
Original language: en
Available languages: en