Risk Identification



Definition

Risk Identification
the ongoing risk management task of identifying the significant risks to the success of an endeavor

Classification

Risk Identification in the OPF Method Component Inheritance Hierarchy

As illustrated in the preceding figure, Risk Identification is part of the following inheritance hierarchy:

Responsibilities

The typical responsibilities of Risk Identification are to:

Preconditions

Risk Identification can typically begin when the following preconditions hold:

Completion Criteria

Risk Identification is typically complete when the following postconditions hold:

Steps

Risk Identification typically involves members of the endeavor’s teams performing the following steps in an iterative, incremental, parallel, timeboxed, and ongoing manner:

Techniques

Risk Identification can be performed using the following techniques:

Work Products

Risk identification typically results in the production of all or part of the following work products:

Guidelines