I run across numerous acronyms and initialisms in my job. It’s not as bad as the military, but there are plenty, let me tell you.
I’m reading a report this morning and happen across the following quote, which lists an interesting initialism:
The High Hazard Location System (HSP) is a flexible…*
HSP? Where did they get that? Freaky…
*NCHRP Synthesis 295: Statistical Methods in Higway Analysis