Perception of risks.

  title={Perception of risks.},
  author={Ortwin Renn},
  journal={Toxicology letters},
  volume={149 1-3},
Health and environmental scientists, professional risk managers and the general public strongly disagree about the seriousness of many risks. Most members of the public are concerned about long-term effects of risks, equity and fairness issues, lack of personal control, and the pace of technological diffusion into their cultural environment, whereas professional toxicologists and risk managers focus on the task to minimize the probability of adverse effects caused by a potentially hazardous… CONTINUE READING

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