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Article to Improve Process Safety
“Go out and lead”: Process safety management†
Article first published online: 5 OCT 2012
Copyright © 2012 American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE)
Process Safety Progress
Volume 31, Issue 4, pages 343–345, December 2012
How to Cite
Snowball, D. and Travers, I. (2012), “Go out and lead”: Process safety management. Proc. Safety Prog., 31: 343–345. doi: 10.1002/prs.11523
- Issue published online: 14 NOV 2012
- Article first published online: 5 OCT 2012
- corporate governance;
- major hazards;
- process safety management
This article shares the UK experience of risk control for major hazards and emphasizes the key role corporate governance and leadership play in the management of major hazard risks. The article outlines the joint work undertaken between industry and the Health and Safety Executive in promoting and developing both the concept and the practical application of process safety management and leadership for senior executives within major hazard industries. An accredited training course in process safety leadership and management has been launched which provides—for the first time—competence-based training for senior executives in major hazard industries. © 2012 American Institute of Chemical Engineers Process Saf Prog, 2012.