The value of risk organizations

Three sources inspired this essay: Imposing Risk, The Poison Squad, and its associated documentary.

Security organizations do not often ask for budget like this, but in all cases there is a sense from leadership that some risk mitigation is happening underneath.

Example: We are imposing some risk on others if we are driving safely, and even more risk if we are driving drunk.

It’s a sum of the risks to yourself and others.

Forcing the movement of imposed risks to direct risk

1858 Bradford sweets poisoning. Manufacturing shortcuts harm consumers.

Self regulation is the voluntary treatment of imposed risks as direct risks. (1:10:20)

Summary: The value of a risk organization



Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store