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About Professor David Ball
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David Ball is Professor of Risk Management at Middlesex University.
Previously he was Director of the Centre for Environment & Risk
Management at UEA, and he also worked for 14 years in the Scientific
Branch of the Greater London Council.
David has carried out numerous projects for government departments,
regulators, the private sector and international agencies such as
the WHO and the IAEA on risk projects of diverse kinds.
So far as children and risk are concerned, his involvement goes
by to 1986 when he worked for the GLC. His latest publication on
this topic is a chapter in 'Growing up with risk,' edited by Betsy
Thom et al, and published by The Policy Press, May 2007.
For more information from Middlesex University's Risk Management
website go to: www.middlesex.ac.uk/risk
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