Real Views: HR can be the biggest risk of all

People often think about risk based on financial risk and internal controls. However, I think that the biggest risk is that of HR, or human capital, writes Carol Ann Casey.

3rd March, 2013
Carol Ann Casey.

People often think about risk based on financial risk and internal controls. This is admirable, of course. However, I think that the biggest risk, above all, is that of HR, or human capital.

Risks are inevitable, and organisations have a moral and legal obligation to attend to the safety and well-being of those they serve, those who work for them and other stakeholders who come into contact with their operations. This is known as their...

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