International Journal of Risk Assessment and Management (IJRAM)

International Journal of Risk Assessment and Management

2007 Vol.7 No.6/7

Special Issue on Risk in the Built Environment

Guest Editor: Dr Ross B. Corotis

Pages Title and author(s)
759-772An introduction to the Special Issue: An overview, history and context for the consideration of risk in the built environment
Ross B. Corotis
DOI: 10.1504/IJRAM.2007.014657
773-786Structural design codes of practice and their limits
C.B. Brown, D.G. Elms
DOI: 10.1504/IJRAM.2007.014658
787-803Integrating soft and hard risks
David Blockley, Patrick Godfrey
DOI: 10.1504/IJRAM.2007.014659
804-812Consent probability
Niels Lind, Torbjorn Thedeen
DOI: 10.1504/IJRAM.2007.014660
813-827Preferences, utility and risk perception in engineering decision making
Marc A. Maes, Michael H. Faber
DOI: 10.1504/IJRAM.2007.014661
828-845Strategies for mitigating risk to buildings from abnormal load events
Bruce R. Ellingwood
DOI: 10.1504/IJRAM.2007.014662
846-861Target structural reliability in life cycle consideration
Jun Kanda, Tsuyoshi Takada, Hang Choi
DOI: 10.1504/IJRAM.2007.014663
862-883Foundational principles of welfare economics underlying the life quality index for efficient risk management
M.D. Pandey, J.S. Nathwani
DOI: 10.1504/IJRAM.2007.014664
884-894Turning life into life expectancy: the efficiency of life-saving interventions
Niels Lind
DOI: 10.1504/IJRAM.2007.014665
895-921Life Quality Index – an empirical or a normative concept?
Ove Ditlevsen, Peter Friis-Hansen
DOI: 10.1504/IJRAM.2007.014666
922-944Recent developments in risk acceptability for technical facilities
Rudiger Rackwitz
DOI: 10.1504/IJRAM.2007.014667
945-967Reliability-based load-rating procedure for existing bridges
Stuart G. Reid
DOI: 10.1504/IJRAM.2007.014668
968-992Assessing and managing the inoperability of transportation systems and interdependent sectors
Yacov Y. Haimes, Joost R. Santos, Gregory M. Williams
DOI: 10.1504/IJRAM.2007.014669
993-1001The importance of heritage preservation in natural disaster situations
Dirk H.R. Spennemann, Kristy Graham
DOI: 10.1504/IJRAM.2007.014670