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Journal Article

Ethical Life Cycle of an Innovation

Mari Meel and Maksim Saat
Journal of Business Ethics
Vol. 39, No. 1/2, Four Teenth Annual Conference of the European Business Ethics Network (EBEN) (Aug., 2002), pp. 21-27
Published by: Springer
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/25074815
Page Count: 7
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Abstract

Product safety has always been one of the main problems in engineering ethics. At times it has been discussed as primarily a problem of engineering ethics. However the right to safety is one of the four fundamental consumer rights and so it is an important theme also in business ethics. At the same time the problem of product safety is inseparably connected with business effectiveness: how much can we spend on product safety without making our production unprofitable? Below we will present a possible treatment of the safety problem in teaching business ethics to postgraduate industrial engineering students - as we deal with the problem in Tallinn Technical University.

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