Case studies on ethics for electrical engineers
A quality assurance engineer must decide whether or not to ship products that might be defective.
An intern at a power electronics startup faces unkind comments from a fellow engineer. She suspects that her colleague is prejudice toward female engineers.
A computer startup company risks violating copyright laws if it reuses a code that is the intellectual property of another company.
A manager at a consumer electronics company struggles over whether or not he should disclose confidential information to a valued customer.
A technical sales engineer feels pressure to falsify a sales report in order to prevent the delay of her company's IPO.
Employees of a computer hardware company are angered by a manager that demonstrates favoritism.
A project engineer believes his company is providing the wrong form of technology to an in-need community in East Africa.
In this ethics case, a woman is displeased with her work role at a computer hardware company.
A systems engineering company employee quits after getting pressured to falsify product testing paperwork.
An African-American electronics design lead wonders whether his colleague's contentious behavior is motivated by racism.