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self-protection

STD The obligation one has to oneself to prevent the transmission of an infection–eg, HIV; SP assumes that the other partner may not disclose HIV status, and if one engages in consensual sexual activity, caveat emptor. See Contributory negligence, Negotiated safety, Sexual responsibility.
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Menegatti (2009) introduced the two-period framework considered here but he focused on self-protection and prudence, that is, a positive third derivative of utility, whereas we study comparative risk aversion.
Helicopters requiring self-protection can be segmented into four categories:
This is the first time a production of commercial, embedded, self-protection software is available for automotive ECUs and vehicles, said Ami Dotan, Karamba co-founder and CEO.
The MASE installation is based on the proven modular Aircraft Survivability Equipment concept consisting of the Terma ALQ-213 EW controller, a modular self-protection Pod equipped with Hensoldt MILDS-F Missile Warning System, and the latest generation Advanced Countermeasures Dispenser System from Terma.
The Defense Security Cooperation Agency of the US Department of Defense, in a press statement said: aACoeThe Government of India has requested to buy two Self-Protection Suites (SPS) consisting of AN/AAQ 24(V)N Large Aircraft Infrared Countermeasures (LAIRCM), ALQ-211(V)8 Advanced Integrated Defensive Electronic Warfare Suite (AIDEWS), and AN/ALE-47 Counter-Measures Dispensing System (CMDS) to protect two Boeing-777 Head-of-State aircraft.aACA[yen]
(NASDAQ: IMPV) has completed its acquisition of Runtime Application Self-Protection specialist Prevoty, Inc., the company said.
We need to inform them about self-protection in order to make them useful and proactive members of the society.'
Some sufficiently risk averse decision makers, for instance, would not choose the apparently less risky alternative, self-protection. In addition, for any reference decision maker who chooses self-protection, there are always some decision makers who are Arrow-Pratt more risk averse who would not choose self-protection.
Fayetteville, NC, September 01, 2016 --(PR.com)-- Gun Powder Gals is presenting "Feminine & Fierce: A Self-Protection & Defense Event" hosted at the AIT Building on Maiden Lane.
Damascus Countryside, SANA -- The seventh batch of self-protection squads, which consist of 1300 men and youths from Qalamoun area in Damascus Countryside, finished their training and became ready to hold their responsibilities in standing side by side with the army and defending the homeland.
Essid stressed the need to toughen self-protection system in hotels, as it was highly recommended Monday in the meeting of the Crisis Response Unit at the Prime Ministry.
* Armoured Vehicle Active Self-protection: Given the limits reached by armoured vehicles in terms of add-on armour plate weights, active self-protection systems are intended not to protecta vehicle against the result of an impact from a missile or rocket, but rather to prevent such missile or rocket from reaching the vehicle.