June 2, 2020
Common Process Safety Issues from Major Industrial Accidents
Mark Farley, Farley & Partners LLP
The specific facts and circumstances surrounding low frequency, high consequence process safety incidents are always different. These events often share similar contributing factors, however, including lack of hazard awareness, barriers to communication, and a false sense of confidence. This presentation will review five major industrial accidents and discuss how similar process safety system failures contributed to the catastrophes. It also will provide practical advice on how organizations can identify these common deficiencies.