hidden risk

hidden risk

See hidden defect.

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The agency warned that incorrect thawing provided a platform for bacteria such as campylobacter to spread, leaving a turkey dinner that "looks and tastes delicious but contains a hidden risk that can't be seen, tasted or smelled".
The hidden risk lies in thinking of these probabilities and potential losses as certainties rather than as uncertain estimates based on necessarily sparse data, since they pertain to rare events.
For decades, researchers have missed properly characterizing the land-based food web," says biologist Dave Evers, the principal author of the study Hidden Risk.
The public must be educated about this hidden risk.
They learned the greatest hidden risk in most investment portfolios and the biggest unnecessary risk.
A survey by the BHF found people in Wales are far more likely to check their passport expiry date (53%) than their pulse (42%), leaving thousands of people missing a vital health check which can detect a hidden risk of stroke.
Unlike any structured product, the foreign exchange (FX) spot market contains no hidden risk.
But if you think bonds are boring because they only provide a fixed-income payment over a long period, you are overlooking a hidden risk that investors frequently ignore.
Wolff's study suggests a third, more sinister, possibility: Fat-soluble organochlorines, like DDT, PCBs and dioxin that are transferred from fatty foods to body fat, are a hidden risk factor.
Easily oxidized LDL, he adds, "could be the hidden risk factor.
While explaining the hidden risk associated with energy drinks, the researchers said.
Unlike any structured product, the FX spot market contains no hidden risk.