Benchmark 7D
Human Society: Social Trade-Offs
Grades 6-8, page 166

Trade-offs are not always between desirable possibilities. Sometimes social and personal trade-offs require accepting an unwanted outcome to avoid some other unwanted one.

NSES Content Standard F 
Science in Personal and Social Perspectives: Risks and benefits
Grades 5-8, page 169
Important personal and social decisions are made based on perceptions of benefits and risks.