What is Risk?

Risk meaning in Safety terms is

  1. The chance of fire starting as determined by the presence and activity of causative agents.
  2. A chance of suffering harm or loss.
  3. A causative agent.
  4. (NFDRS) A number related to the potential of firebrands to which a given area will be exposed during the rating day. 


reference: Glossary A – Z | National Wildfire Coordinating Group