3. Identification of Credible Incidents

  1. Center for Chemical Process Safety

Published Online: 17 SEP 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470938034.ch3

Guidelines for Technical Planning for on-site Emergencies

Guidelines for Technical Planning for on-site Emergencies

How to Cite

Center for Chemical Process Safety (1995) Identification of Credible Incidents, in Guidelines for Technical Planning for on-site Emergencies, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470938034.ch3

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 17 SEP 2010
  2. Published Print: 6 JAN 1995

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780816906536

Online ISBN: 9780470938034

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Keywords:

  • credible incidents identification;
  • risk reduction;
  • screening techniques;
  • hazard ratings;
  • substance hazard index

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Defining Credible Incidents

  • Screening Techniques to Identify Focus Areas

  • Techniques for Identifying Credible Incidents for Emergency Planning

  • Prioritizing Emergency Planning Incidents for Consequence Assessment

  • Assessing Consequences and Impacts

  • Criteria for Selecting Incidents for Emergency Planning

  • Reviewing Mitigation Systems

  • Emergency Planning Guidelines: ERPGs/EEPGs