Essays about: "risk assessments"

Showing result 11 - 15 of 139 essays containing the words risk assessments.

  1. 11. A Study of Stibor - Sweden’s Most Important Number and the Rates That Could Come to Replace It

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Anton Nystedt; Cecilia Skoglund; [2019]
    Keywords : Stibor; Libor; ibor rate; reference rate; alternative reference rate; overnight rate; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : As a working group named AGAR is currently looking into replacements and complements to Stibor, the subject of reference rates will become increasingly relevant in the coming years. This paper therefore investigates Stibor as well as future options for a Swedish reference rate, consolidating information of and opinions on reference rates in Sweden, primarily through the review of previous literature in the field and expert interviews with representatives of organisations in AGAR. READ MORE

  2. 12. Cost-effectiveness of ergonomic interventions - Evaluation of a calculation model

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för kemi, bioteknologi och hälsa (CBH)

    Author : Kerstin Tegbrant; [2019]
    Keywords : work environment; physical ergonomics; risk assessment;

    Abstract : Several studies have shown that the work environment affects company performance. The managers are seldom aware to which extent work environment problems affect productivity, quality of delivery and sick-leave in their organisation. READ MORE

  3. 13. Visitors at risk and heritage in peril? A case-study of Paris forbidden “catacombs”

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Riskhantering och Samhällssäkerhet

    Author : Charlotte Fafet; [2019]
    Keywords : Paris quarries; risk assessment; risk perception; cultural heritage; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Paris is built upon an almost 300-kilometre long quarries network which reflects a part of the city’s history. While the access to most parts of it is forbidden due to its hazard, this underground network attracts many illegal visitors called Cataphiles. READ MORE

  4. 14. Ethical hacking of IoT devices: OBD-II dongles

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS); KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Ludvig Christensen; Daniel Dannberg; [2019]
    Keywords : Hacking; OBD-II; Threat model; IoT security; AutoPi;

    Abstract : The subject area of this project is IT security related to cars, specifically the security of devices connected through a cars OBD-II connector. The aim of the project is to see the security level of the AutoPi OBD-II unit and to analyse where potential vulnerabilities are likely to occur when in use. READ MORE

  5. 15. Mouthpart deformities of Chironomid larvae as an indicator of heavy metal polluted water

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för ekologi, miljö och geovetenskap

    Author : Tim Lindström Jonsson; [2019]
    Keywords : Chironomidae larvae; Deformities; Heavy metals; Biomonitoring; Mining; Northern Sweden;

    Abstract : Freshwater ecosystems are under increasing pressure from a variety of contaminants, including heavy metals from mining operations, which can have complex effects that are difficult to evaluate. To detect early warnings from elevated concentrations of metals, organisms are sought to be used as monitoring tools. READ MORE