RE: risk assessment

Subject: RE: risk assessment
From: "Carey Jennifer (Cry)" <jennifer -dot- carey -at- cdi -dot- cerberus -dot- ch>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Wed, 6 Mar 2002 13:32:34 +0100

Jeff asked:
"Does anyone have a list of examples of risks that are specifically related
to the technical writing field? I am making creating a risk assessment list
right now and want to make sure not to forget to include any types of
potential risks. My specific area is software documentation and related
technical documentation. I would be willing to provide a summary list of the
risks to TECHWR-L.

This is the current list of general requirements, assumptions and risks that
I have in my doc plans. I also add any specific problems I see on the
horizon. It's still a work in progress though:

-Any significant changes to the (name) application will be communicated to
the writer as soon as possible, and may affect the final delivery date.
-Any changes to the documentation plan will affect the final delivery date
and should be discussed.

-The writer requires access throughout the project to a stable version of
the system that has been set up and configured to look and behave like the
system the typical primary end-user will have.
-The (name) team will provide the writer with documentation of any changes
to the project specification because they may affect the final
-The writer requires a reasonable amount of access to SME's.
-For procedure validation, the writer will need access to an appropriate
individual to perform the procedures.
-For procedure validation, the writer and validator will need access to the
test system.
-The writer will be notified any changes that might impact the
-The writer will be notified of any changes that might impact the project

1. Availability of SME's
2. Availability of (Name) System
3. Timely communication of changes to the application.
4. Timely review and return of review copies.

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