Social Impact Analysis
Ethics in Computing Links
Exercise Resources (Hughes Saia)
Links to case readings.
gets a call
Potential Background Readings
on the testing line
chips in use
Specific exercise materials.
Options for Frank Saia
Evaluate the following solution alternatives using the ethics tests worksheet.
- You can simply look the other way and allow the LaRue to continue
passing the chips without properly testing them.
- You can call LaRue to task for passing the chips without proper tests
and require that he carry out these tests no matter how long it takes.
You can offer to back him up should he fall behind the schedule for
shipping the chips.
- You can minimize the harm and risk by telling LaRue which chips can
skip which tests without too much danger and which chips and tests it
is dangerous to skip.
- You can resign.
- Your solution
Make sure to come up with a solution of your own.