This post 'Assessing Risk' or 'Risk Assessment' is extracted from Module 2 - Assessing Risks of IOSH Managing Safely course. The article gives you summarized knowledge of the risk assessment with steps, procedure and examples. Key learning points of Assessing Risk are: Definitions of the terms ‘hazard’, ‘hazardous event’ and ‘risk’ Definition of the term ‘risk assessment’ Definition of the terms