CNS Collaborator Pidgeon Revisits "Normal Accidents" in Nature

IRG 3 co-leader Nick Pidgeon discusses Charles Perrow's classic 1984 book describing the risks inherent in closely coupled, complex systems in light of the recent nuclear disaster at Japan's Fukushima Daiichi power plant In the September 22, 2011 issue of Nature,.

Nicholas Pidgeon is Professor of Environmental Psychology at Cardiff University and an expert on risk perception and risk communication.