Definitions

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A list of definitions for terms used throughout ASEMS documentation
Namesort ascending Term description Source
Risk Tolerability

A level of risk that may be tolerated when it has been demonstrated to be ALARP.

Adapted from Def Stan 00-56 Issue 4
Risk to Life

Risk of harm.

Def Stan 00-56 Issue 6
Risk Management

The systematic identification, evaluation and reduction of risk.

Def Stan 00-56 Issue 6
Risk

Combination of the likelihood of harm and the severity of that harm.

Def Stan 00-56 Issue 6
Restricted Material

Material that is banned or controlled by legislation but is still permitted for specific uses.

REACH
Residual Risk

The risk remaining after risk reduction.

Def Stan 00-56 Issue 4
Reactive Systems

These management systems monitor and investigate occurrences of undesirable events in order to reduce the probability of recurrence.

JSP 454
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