3. Risk Assessment Fundamentals

  1. Center for Chemical Process Safety

Published Online: 16 AUG 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470924860.ch3

Guidelines for Chemical Transportation Safety, Security, and Risk Management

Guidelines for Chemical Transportation Safety, Security, and Risk Management

How to Cite

Center for Chemical Process Safety (2008) Risk Assessment Fundamentals, in Guidelines for Chemical Transportation Safety, Security, and Risk Management, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470924860.ch3

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 AUG 2010
  2. Published Print: 13 AUG 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471782421

Online ISBN: 9780470924860

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Keywords:

  • risk assessment;
  • hazards;
  • initiating events;
  • incident consequences;
  • risk analysis protocol

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Safety Risk Assessment Concepts

  • Risk Definitions

  • Risk Analysis Protocol

  • Identification and Prioritization Activities

  • XYZ Chemical Example—Identification and Prioritization