The only way to mitigate this risk is to
document all other risks, identify the actions you take, and
keep a management informed, especially as the risk becomes
It is only by stressing your risk
analysis, by making explicit recommendations, and by
insisting that management understand the risks by categorizing them as high, medium or low.
Risks associated with the critical path of the project need special attention because the chances of mitigating of the risk is low and chances of risk to become an issue are greater.