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Synonyms for hazard

Synonyms for hazard

the quality shared by random, unintended, or unpredictable events or this quality regarded as the cause of such events

exposure to possible harm, loss, or injury

a possibility of danger or harm

to expose to possible loss or damage

to run the risk of

to have the courage to put forward, as an idea, especially when rebuff or criticism is likely

Synonyms for hazard

an unknown and unpredictable phenomenon that causes an event to result one way rather than another

put forward, of a guess, in spite of possible refutation

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Thus, from its inception, the probability literature had analyzed games of hazard which, as Baker (1996) pointed out, Victorian England had considered morally questionable.
If the hazards arise at more places within the machinery, estimation of risk must be done for all places of their occurrence in separate forms.
The Naval Safety Center is leading an initiative to establish a more open environment in the afloat community that both encourages and rewards the reporting of hazards, near mishaps, and lessons learned to establish leading indicators, maximize awareness, and prevent similar recurrences.
Rhode Island, for example, received a waiver to charge Medicaid for lead hazard control, according to the report.
When controlling a hazard, the very first question to ask is: Can I eliminate the hazard or substitute with a different machine or process?
To document a continuing hazard in order to establish risk severity
In the final throes of Jose Mourinho's second Chelsea era, Hazard did not even have to add to the symbolism of a substitution.
HUD Secretary Julin Castro is focused on advancing policies that create opportunities for all Americans, including helping children and families secure quality housing by protecting them from the hazards of lead-based paint and other home health and safety hazards.
We have long been lobbying to raise the hazard pay for our soldiers because the amount of P390 a month is truly meager if every day our thousands of military men face grave danger.
Hazards Analysis: Reducing the Impact of Disasters, 2nd Edition
Playmaker Hazard demonstrated plenty of nice touches as usual in the Premier League contest and it was his ball into the box in the 78th minute that set up Cesc Fabregas for the visitors' second goal.
Recent advances in spatial and natural hazard sciences, however, now make it possible to assess natural hazard risk at a very granular level, down to the individual property, which can make all the difference.
Users of the new training tool will learn not only hazard identification skills but also learn about hazard abatement and control.