The page you requested has moved and you've automatically been taken to its new location.

Please update your link or bookmark after closing this notice.

Continue
Skip to content U.S. Department of Transportation/Federal Highway AdministrationU.S. Department of Transportation/Federal Highway Administration

Office of Planning, Environment, & Realty (HEP)
PlanningEnvironmentReal Estate

HEP Events Guidance Publications Awards Contacts

Climate Change & Extreme Weather Vulnerability Assessment Framework

Risk Rating Matrix Text Description

 

Consequence

Likelihood

 

1

2

3

4

5

1

2 - low

3

4

5

6 - moderate

2

3 - low

4

5

6 - moderate

7 - moderate

3

4 - low

5

6 - moderate

7 - moderate

8 - high

4

5 - low

6 - moderate

7 - moderate

8 - high

9 - high

5

6 - moderate

7 - moderate

8 - high

9 - high

10 - high

Risk

Low

Moderate

High

High Risk (Red)

red

Unacceptable, major disruption likely; priority management attention required.

Moderate Risk (Orange)

orange

Some disruption; additional management attention may be needed.

Low Risk (Green)

green

Minimum impact; minimum oversight needed to ensure risk remains low.

Return to report.

Updated: 3/27/2014
HEP Home Planning Environment Real Estate
Federal Highway Administration | 1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE | Washington, DC 20590 | 202-366-4000