1. Landslide Hazard and Risk: Issues, Concepts and Approach

  1. Thomas Glade1,
  2. Malcolm Anderson2 and
  3. Michael J. Crozier3
  1. Michael J. Crozier and
  2. Thomas Glade

Published Online: 10 APR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9780470012659.ch1

Landslide Hazard and Risk

Landslide Hazard and Risk

How to Cite

Crozier, M. J. and Glade, T. (2005) Landslide Hazard and Risk: Issues, Concepts and Approach, in Landslide Hazard and Risk (eds T. Glade, M. Anderson and M. J. Crozier), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, West Sussex, England. doi: 10.1002/9780470012659.ch1

Editor Information

  1. 1

    University of Bonn

  2. 2

    University of Bristol

  3. 3

    University of Wellington

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 10 APR 2012
  2. Published Print: 22 FEB 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471486633

Online ISBN: 9780470012659



  • landslide hazard;
  • operational malfunctions;
  • economic losses;
  • investment risks;
  • rockslide


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Underpinning Issues

  • Landslide Risk Assessment and Risk Management

  • Approaches to Landslide Hazard Analysis

  • Techniques Employed in Obtaining Information of Value to Hazard Estimation

  • Approaches to Risk Estimation

  • Approaches to Risk Evaluation

  • Risk Treatment

  • Definitions