Computer Ethics - Safety

Every year, people are killed by flawed computer software and hardware.

In other cases, the computer worked properly, but the operator mis-understood some critical bit of information, with tragic results. The Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory has a page on Computer Safety and Reliability.

If you'd like to get more involved in Safety in Computing, you can make plans to attend SAFECOMP '97 hosted by the University of York.

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