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January 5, 2016

There has been some recent group discussions relating to the causes of major process accidents which is encouraging but also disappointing that we are still allowing these incidents to occur (and hence having to analyse them).


Over 25 years ago, the IChemE Loss Prevent...

August 7, 2015

You may be familiar with the "personality identification playing cards" which were issued to front-line personnel to identify potential threats, so maybe we need to use a similar approach to re-boot an awareness of potential threats on our Process plants to ensure our...

June 13, 2015

You are probably well aware of the analogy that Process Safety Management is similar to a keeping a Tiger (or Gorilla) in a cage i.e. you know the Tiger is dangerous (process is hazardous) but you show (operate) it to make money. You have to care for the Tiger to make...

May 23, 2015

Many learned people (particularly at Hazards 25) encourage us not to consider safety as an "add-on" like an expensive veneer on poor quality softwood, but more of an inherent, inbuilt component like solid hardwood.

Whilst I fully endorse this view, I believe we should t...

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