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Loading and unloading of road and rail tankers - issue 250

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Tony Fishwick reviews the topic of loading and unloading of tankers from a safety perspective, describing some typical hazards demonstrated by case studies and including some recommendations on how to guard against them. » More Details

Issue Date: 01/08/2016

£12.00

Two corrosion under insulation failure case studies - issue 250

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Geary and Parrot describe two investigations carried out following CUI failures of pipework in a chlorine plant and an offshore platform. » More Details

Issue Date: 01/08/2016

£12.00

Double block and bleed is more complicated than you think - issue 250

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Although the double block and bleed method of valve isolation is commonly used in the process industries, there are a number of limitations to this method as explained by Andy Brazier. » More Details

Issue Date: 01/08/2016

£12.00

Hazards identification and assessment using lessons learned from accidents - issue 250

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BARPI highlights incidents from the ARIA database where lessons have not been learned and recommends the conditions that need to be in place to facilitate better learning from incidents. » More Details

Issue Date: 01/08/2016

£12.00

Guidelines for addressing limitations in the performance of HAZOP studies - issue 250

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HAZOP studies are often thought of as the most thorough method for hazard analysis; however Paul Baybutt addresses a few drawbacks that practitioners need to be aware of. » More Details

Issue Date: 01/08/2016

£12.00

Lessons learnt from accidental discharges to regulated waters - issue 249

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Chris Dickinson describes three incidents that resulted in loss of material into the environment, and examines the root causes of each, highlighting factors that are common to each incident » More Details

Issue Date: 06/06/2016

£12.00

Fire detection strategies based on hazard analysis in Scottish whisky distilleries - issue 249

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James McNay explains the main hazards present through the five main stages of the whisky distillation process and reviews the fire detection technologies that are best placed to reduce the risk from these hazards. » More Details

Issue Date: 06/06/2016

£12.00

Why a near-miss is never a leading indicator - issue 249

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Ian Travers argues for re-labelling process safety near-misses as ‘adverse system outcomes’ and treating them as important lagging indicators, in order that they become central to ensuring the integrity of process plant assets. » More Details

Issue Date: 06/06/2016

£12.00

Fire in a polyethylene plant leads to process safety improvements - issue 249

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Following a loss of containment incident resulting in a jet fire, Peter Shields outlines the main lessons relating to hazard identification and the need for appropriate specification and assurance measures for the maintenance of critical equipment. » More Details

Issue Date: 06/06/2016

£12.00

Issue 249

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Safety case studies learned from issue 249, June 2016 » More Details

Issue Date: 06/06/2016

£62.00

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