1. Introduction

  1. Center for Chemical Process Safety

Published Online: 24 JAN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118178560.ch1

Recognizing Catastrophic Incident Warning Signs in the Process Industries

Recognizing Catastrophic Incident Warning Signs in the Process Industries

How to Cite

Center for Chemical Process Safety (2011) Introduction, in Recognizing Catastrophic Incident Warning Signs in the Process Industries, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118178560.ch1

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 24 JAN 2012
  2. Published Print: 28 NOV 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470767740

Online ISBN: 9781118178560

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Keywords:

  • process safety;
  • normalization of deviance;
  • strategy for response;
  • organizational memory;
  • toxic gas

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Process Safety Management

  • Normalization of Deviance

  • A Strategy for Response

  • Maintaining Organizational Memory and a Healthy Sense of Vulnerability

  • Risk Based Process Safety

  • Our Target Audience

  • How to use this Book

  • Case Study — Toxic Gas Release in India