What has the Easter Rising to do with Risk Management?

At Easter 1916 a group of revolutionaries failed to overthrow British rule in Ireland.  After a gun-battle several were killed but more were taken prisoner.  These men were sentenced to death and executed by firing squad. Many historians believe that this execution...

Risk Gearing.

At a Risk Management Seminar recently, I heard a discussion of Risk Gearing.  At first it seemed a bit academic, but I soon saw that it is very important. What does it mean? When we try to evaluate a risk in order to prioritise it and/or to decide how much money to...

Into the Unknown!

At a Risk Management Seminar recently, I heard a discussion of the unknown.  What do I mean? You may know that a variable you are measuring, say, number of accidents, is a result of several other variables which you can also measure, at least approximately, such as...