Overview of Engineering Ethics. G. Scott Rutherford, Professor Dept of Civil and Environmental Engineering University of Washington. (Original Notes by Dr. Ron Buckman, Affiliate Professor, CEE, UW). Definition of Key Terms. Stakeholders Conflict of Interest
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G. Scott Rutherford, Professor
Dept of Civil and Environmental Engineering
University of Washington
(Original Notes by Dr. Ron Buckman, Affiliate Professor, CEE, UW)
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A. ETHICS VS. MORALS
Morals and ethics often used interchangeably
- Perform to best ability - Focus on goals
Nov 7, 1940
40 MPH Wind
2006 Inspection Report
You and 9 others have been held captive by FARC rebels for 2 months in the jungles of Columbia. You have paid a guard to smuggle you out but he can only take 6 people total. Since you paid it’s up to you to pick who goes. The others will be tortured, raped and executed when they become aware of the escape.