Risk is a hot topic and many people are writing about it in books, journals, magazines, newspapers, blogs and tweets. With so much to read it can be hard to know where to start. Here are some suggestions:
> Click here for details of the Risk Doctor's books
> Click here to read or download papers written by the Risk Doctor
> Click here for our recommended reading list of risk books, as well as details of the main risk-related international and national standards.
Risk terminology can be confusing! We are pleased to offer the Risk Doctor Glossary as part of our aim to communicate clearly about risk
> Click here for the Risk Doctor Glossary of risk-related terms
There are many tools available to support different aspects of risk management. We maintain a list that includes most of the commonly-used risk tools currently available. It is not intended to be complete or exhaustive, and specialist tools with limited application areas are excluded. Inclusion on this list does not imply endorsement by The Risk Doctor Partnership, and conversely omission does not imply any criticism.
As a maturing discipline, risk management is supported by a wide range of professional bodies. We’re happy to provide contact details for the main professional associations, covering a range of different types of risk management. Please let us know if any organisations are missing or any of these contact details have changed.
Risk management is becoming recognised as a profession, and a number of professional bodies offer risk-related qualifications and certifications. Some of these relate to specific types of risk management while others are more general. We maintain a list of the main risk qualifications. Please let us know if any are missing or any of these details have changed.
> Click here for currently available risk qualifications
Recommended Risk-Related Sites
|RARA Explore interactions between risk appetite & risk attitude to improve risk management effectiveness.|
|ATOM A scaleable risk management methodology for projects of all types|
|The APM Risk Management Specific Interest Group|
|The Institute of Risk Management|
|ALARM the UK public risk management association|
|AIRMIC the UK Association of Insurance and Risk Managers|
|Institute of Operational Risk|
|Risk Management Institution of Australasia (RMIA)|
|RiskNZ (formerly NZ Society of Risk Management)|
|International Risk Governance Council|
|Axelos Management of Risk (M_o_R)|
|UK Health & Safety Executive (HSE) risk management guidelines|
|British Standards Institute (BSI) Risk Management Portal|
|Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat Risk Management Directorate|
|Engineering & Construction Risk Institute (ECRI)|
|Risk consulting in partnership with KB Risk Consulting|
|Risk services provided in Australia and New Zealand in collaboration with Broadleaf|
|Specialist project management and risk analysis services from Dr David Hulett in the USA|
|Andrew McGregor offers facilitation, coaching and keynote presentations in southern Africa.|
Ask the Risk Doctor
Meet the Risk Doctor in person at events across the globe.
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|26 Sep||How risky is your project?
Keynote presentation to SCAF annual conference. Click here for details
|5-7 Oct||What people really think about risk: Insights from neurolinguistics
Philadelphia, PA, USA
Presentation at PMI Global Conference 2019
|17 Oct||Sword ARM GRC conference
Risk Doctor Network briefings provide regular insights into current risk issues.
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