Question And Discussion : Rock slope and soil slope

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1.) For some cases, give the recommended value of safety factors for the rock slope in civil engineering / construction industry with some justification. Factor of Safety (FS) : Typical target design Factor of Safety (FS) values range from 1.3 to 1.5; however, based on engineering judgment, values outside of this range may be appropriate,

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7.0 Question And Discussion1.) For some cases, give the recommended value of safety factors for the rock slope in civil engineering / construction industry with some justification.Factor of Safety (FS) Typical target design Factor of Safety (FS) values range from 1.3 to 1.5; however, based on engineering judgment, values outside of this range may be appropriate, depending on the circumstances. The minimum FS to be used in stability analyses for a specific rock slope depends on factors such as: 1. The degree of uncertainty in the stability analysis inputs; the most important being the am

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