Famous Engineering Ethics Cases

BF Goodrich A7D Air Force Brakes: http://www.onlineethics.org/cms/4572.aspx

The Space Shuttle Challenger Morton Thiokol Case: http://www.engineering.com/Library/ArticlesPage/tabid/85/ArticleID/170/The-Space-Shuttle-Challenger-Disaster.aspx and http://www.cedengineering.com/upload/Ethics%20Challenger%20Disaster.pdf and http://ethics.tamu.edu/Portals/3/Case%20Studies/Shuttle.pdf.

The Ford Pinto Gas Tank: http://mecholsky.mse.ufl.edu/EMA4714/Ford_Pinto_Engineering_Disaster.ppt and http://users.wfu.edu/palmitar/Law&Valuation/Papers/1999/Leggett-pinto.html.

The Chernobyl Reactor: http://www.engineering.com/Library/ArticlesPage/tabid/85/ArticleID/71/Chernobyl.aspx and http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/frontline/shows/reaction/readings/chernobyl.html.


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