Risk Assessment Matrix
Extremely High - Loss of ability to
accomplish the mission.
High - Significantly degrades mission
Medium - Degrades mission capability.
Low - Little or no impact to mission
I/A = Extremely High
II/B = High
III/C = Medium
IV/D = Low
1. CATASTROPHIC - Death or permanent total disability, system loss, major property damage.
2. CRITICAL - Permanent partial disability, temporary total disability, major system damage, major property damage.
3. MODERATE - Minor injury, lost workdays, compensable injury/illness, minor system damage, minor property damage.
4. NEGLIGIBLE - First aid or minor supportive medical treatment, minor system impairment.
A. FREQUENT - Occurs often - resources are continuously exposed.
B. LIKELY - Occurs frequently - resources are exposed frequently and/or several times.
C. OCCASIONAL - Occurs sometimes - resources are exposed sporadically.
D. SELDOM - Remote occurrence - resources are possibly exposed.
E. UNLIKELY - Rare occurrence of exposure
Risk Acceptance Authority Levels
Extremely High--Commanding General, USAFACFS
High--General Officers, Colonels
Moderate--LTCs, NCOA Commandant