Are you mixing up your hazards and risks?

Are you mixing up your hazards and risks?

The correct terminology is important when it comes to workplace safety. For example, it is easy to refer to “hazards” when you really mean “risk”. And the other way round. Hazards need to be identified, and risks need to be mitigated. So, what is the difference exactly?

Introducing process safety management

Introducing process safety management

Process safety management was introduced by OHSA to guide the holistic management of safety in a factory. The standard incorporates best practices for effective safety management.

Isolations and the permit to work

Isolations and the permit to work

In this overview, we will take a look at some of the principles around managing isolations during maintenance. Isolations are a critical precaution when working on energised plant and equipment.