Webinar (August 3): Applied Engineering Ethics

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DATE: August 3, 2021

TIME: 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm EDT

Continuing Education Credit: 0.1 CEU (1.0 PDH)

Approved AIA and ICC

Access Period: 30 days

CEU (PDH) REQUIREMENTS:

To earn CEU (PDH) credit, individuals must purchase the webinar and attend the live webinar for the entire duration (or pass the quiz available after the webinar).

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Description

We work in a world of conflicting interests. For contractors, for ready mix concrete producers and precasters, and for material suppliers, there will often be a conflict between quality and profits. It is often the engineer's job to determine what changes to products and practices can be safely made to optimize profits. It is also an engineer's duty to hold the line on quality issues that could affect health and safety regardless of cost. The speaker will give real life examples of ethical issues that engineers face and will provide advice on how to address them.

 

Document Details

Author: Henry Prenger

ISBN:

Categories: Construction Practices, Quality Assurance

Formats: Online Learning

Table of Contents

Learning Objectives:

1. Identify potential conflicts between quality and profits for producers and suppliers.

2. Describe the role of the engineer in making safe changes to products and practices to optimize profits.

3. Explain the primary responsibility of the engineer on quality issues.

4. Summarize examples of ethical issues that may arise in practice.

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