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PROCESS SAFETY

What is process safety ? The video below will briefly explain what is is meant by process safety. 

 

 

MHI Risk Engineers is competent to perform process safety audits and implementation of process safety management systems. The methods used to conduct the audits are adapted from the US Chemical Safety Board and American Institute of Mechanical Engineers. Process Safety Management Systems consists of the 14 elements shown in the diagram below:

 

Without the safety net of a Process Safety Management System it is almost impossible to prevent a major accident at a major hazard installation. It has now been a requirement when doing the MHI Risk Assessment according to the SANS 1461 Standard. Before an MHI Risk Assessment is done, a company should conduct a process safety audit. This will make the Department of Labour approval process quicker. 

The video below illustrates a Process Safety Management System.