3. Event Probability and Failure Frequency Analysis

  1. Center for Chemical Process Safety

Published Online: 20 SEP 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470935422.ch3

Guidelines for Chemical Process Quantitative Risk Analysis, Second Edition

Guidelines for Chemical Process Quantitative Risk Analysis, Second Edition

How to Cite

Center for Chemical Process Safety (2010) Event Probability and Failure Frequency Analysis, in Guidelines for Chemical Process Quantitative Risk Analysis, Second Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470935422.ch3

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 20 SEP 2010
  2. Published Print: 21 JUL 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780816907205

Online ISBN: 9780470935422

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Keywords:

  • event probability;
  • failure frequency analysis;
  • frequency modeling techniques;
  • fault tree analysis;
  • complementary plant-modeling techniques

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Incident Frequencies from the Historical Record

  • Frequency Modeling Techniques

  • Complementary Plant-Modeling Techniques