A hazard is "a natural or man-made source or cause of harm or difficulty."
|“||a source of potential or actual harm. Hazards may be natural, technological, or willful in origin."||”|
- ↑ DHS Risk Lexicon, at 17.
- ↑ Improving Disaster Management: The Role of IT in Mitigation, Preparedness, Response, and Recovery, at 16.