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AVAILABILITY

AVAILABILITY

We see the news stories of the horrific plane crashing into the side of a mountain or the kid playing with a gun that accidentally goes off, so these feel more likely compared to the guy who fell asleep in a car and quietly veers off the road or the child who drowns in the pool without any news coverage.

A simple equation might be: Risk = Hazard + Outrage

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