Credits to
Susanna Arcieri

Codification of the Risk Assessment procedure

Reports from the National Research Council (National Academy of Sciences) in the 80s and 90s

Issue 7-8/2019

With kind permission from the National Academies Press, we publish our translation of the Summary of two famous reports from the American National Research Council between the mid-1980s and the middle of the following decade, during which the procedure of risk assessment in the health sector is codified for the first time.


To read our translation of the first pages of the Introduction of the report Risk Assessment in the Federal Government. Managing the Process (so-called Red Book), National Research Council, 1983, click here.

To read our translation of the first pages of the report Science and Judgment in Risk Assessment, National Research Council, 1994, click here.


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