Scimago Journal & Country Rank

European Journal of Risk Regulation

Country Germany  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of Germany
H Index
Subject Area and CategorySocial Sciences
Safety Research
Publisher Cambridge University Press
Publication typeJournals
ISSN21908249, 1867299X
Scope European Journal of Risk Regulation is an interdisciplinary forum bringing together legal practitioners, academics, risk analysts and policymakers in a dialogue on how risks to individuals’ health, safety and the environment are regulated across policy domains globally. The journal’s wide scope encourages exploration of public health, safety and environmental aspects of pharmaceuticals, food and other consumer products alongside a wider interpretation of risk, which includes financial regulation, technology-related risks, natural disasters and terrorism.


How to publish in this journal


Join the conversation about this journal

The set of journals have been ranked according to their SJR and divided into four equal groups, four quartiles. Q1 (green) comprises the quarter of the journals with the highest values, Q2 (yellow) the second highest values, Q3 (orange) the third highest values and Q4 (red) the lowest values.

Safety Research2011Q3
Safety Research2012Q3
Safety Research2013Q2
Safety Research2014Q2
Safety Research2015Q3
Safety Research2016Q3
Safety Research2017Q2
Safety Research2018Q3
Safety Research2019Q3

The SJR is a size-independent prestige indicator that ranks journals by their 'average prestige per article'. It is based on the idea that 'all citations are not created equal'. SJR is a measure of scientific influence of journals that accounts for both the number of citations received by a journal and the importance or prestige of the journals where such citations come from It measures the scientific influence of the average article in a journal, it expresses how central to the global scientific discussion an average article of the journal is.

Citations per document

This indicator counts the number of citations received by documents from a journal and divides them by the total number of documents published in that journal. The chart shows the evolution of the average number of times documents published in a journal in the past two, three and four years have been cited in the current year. The two years line is equivalent to journal impact factor ™ (Thomson Reuters) metric.

Cites per documentYearValue
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20100.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20111.050
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.446
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.931
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.581
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.424
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.532
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.603
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20180.515
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20190.606
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20111.050
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.446
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.931
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.556
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.484
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.490
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.535
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.541
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20190.625
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20111.050
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.446
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.696
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.573
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.433
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.392
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.544
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.546
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20190.470
Total Cites 

Evolution of the total number of citations and journal's self-citations received by a journal's published documents during the three previous years.
Journal Self-citation is defined as the number of citation from a journal citing article to articles published by the same journal.

Self Cites20100
Self Cites201119
Self Cites201215
Self Cites201319
Self Cites201413
Self Cites201515
Self Cites201611
Self Cites201713
Self Cites201814
Self Cites201917
Total Cites20100
Total Cites201142
Total Cites201250
Total Cites2013163
Total Cites2014109
Total Cites201592
Total Cites2016100
Total Cites2017121
Total Cites2018124
Total Cites2019125
External Cites per Doc 
Cites per Doc

Evolution of the number of total citation per document and external citation per document (i.e. journal self-citations removed) received by a journal's published documents during the three previous years. External citations are calculated by subtracting the number of self-citations from the total number of citations received by the journal’s documents.

External Cites per document20100
External Cites per document20110.575
External Cites per document20120.313
External Cites per document20130.823
External Cites per document20140.490
External Cites per document20150.405
External Cites per document20160.436
External Cites per document20170.478
External Cites per document20180.480
External Cites per document20190.540
Cites per document20100.000
Cites per document20111.050
Cites per document20120.446
Cites per document20130.931
Cites per document20140.556
Cites per document20150.484
Cites per document20160.490
Cites per document20170.535
Cites per document20180.541
Cites per document20190.625
% International Collaboration

International Collaboration accounts for the articles that have been produced by researchers from several countries. The chart shows the ratio of a journal's documents signed by researchers from more than one country; that is including more than one country address.

YearInternational Collaboration
Citable documents 
Non-citable documents

Not every article in a journal is considered primary research and therefore "citable", this chart shows the ratio of a journal's articles including substantial research (research articles, conference papers and reviews) in three year windows vs. those documents other than research articles, reviews and conference papers.

Non-citable documents20100
Non-citable documents201138
Non-citable documents201253
Non-citable documents201372
Non-citable documents201438
Non-citable documents201530
Non-citable documents201626
Non-citable documents201730
Non-citable documents201829
Non-citable documents201915
Citable documents20100
Citable documents201140
Citable documents2012112
Citable documents2013175
Citable documents2014196
Citable documents2015190
Citable documents2016204
Citable documents2017226
Citable documents2018229
Citable documents2019200
Cited documents 
Uncited documents

Ratio of a journal's items, grouped in three years windows, that have been cited at least once vs. those not cited during the following year.

Uncited documents20100
Uncited documents201160
Uncited documents2012129
Uncited documents2013168
Uncited documents2014182
Uncited documents2015172
Uncited documents2016178
Uncited documents2017181
Uncited documents2018179
Uncited documents2019139
Cited documents20100
Cited documents201118
Cited documents201236
Cited documents201379
Cited documents201452
Cited documents201548
Cited documents201652
Cited documents201775
Cited documents201879
Cited documents201976
Scimago Journal & Country Rank
Show this widget in your own website

Just copy the code below and paste within your html code:
Loading comments...

Leave a comment

* Required

* Required

* Required

* Required

The users of Scimago Journal & Country Rank have the possibility to dialogue through comments linked to a specific journal. The purpose is to have a forum in which general doubts about the processes of publication in the journal, experiences and other issues derived from the publication of papers are resolved. For topics on particular articles, maintain the dialogue through the usual channels with your editor.

Developed by:
Scimago Lab
Powered by:
Powered by scopus

Follow us on @ScimagoJR

Scimago Lab, Copyright 2007-2020. Data Source: Scopus®