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circumstance in which people, property or the environment is/are exposed to one or more hazards


This is a concrete item and can be implemented directly

Term: hazardous situation; 
Plural: hazardous situations; 



Diagrammatic representation

Simple graph - hazardous situation

Required associations

a number of events occurs in exactly one hazardous situation

Optional associations

a number of hazardous situations reveal one or more hazards
a number of vulnerabilities lead to a number of hazardous situations


hazardous situation


hazardous situation