Discuss some ethical issues faced in engineering design. Provide some examples from our text book and/or the internet and present ideas to resolve those issues. (write at least 3 paragraphs)
Research the case studies of space shuttle incidents of the Challengerâ€ in 1986 and â€œColumbiaâ€ in 2003. Answer the following questions: (Use the template: Evaluation of Case Study)
What are the factors that contributed to each incident?
What were the similarities between the two cases? Do they reveal any common ethical issues?
Discuss the concept of blame responsibility and causation in relation to these incidents.