Regulations: Build a system or add layers?
Version of Record online: 16 APR 2004
Copyright © 2001 American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE)
Process Safety Progress
Volume 20, Issue 4, pages 247–252, December 2001
How to Cite
Dowell, A. M. (2001), Regulations: Build a system or add layers?. Proc. Safety Prog., 20: 247–252. doi: 10.1002/prs.680200406
- Issue online: 16 APR 2004
- Version of Record online: 16 APR 2004
Many government, industry, and self-imposed regulations have been added to the chemical business, seemingly stacking massive three-ring binders on top of our backpack of “making chemicals.” This paper proposes that we design work systems to include the needs of the various initiatives in the structure and fabric of our backpack. Examples will be given.