Process Hazard Analysis

Process Hazard Analysis (PHA) (or Process Hazard Evaluation) is a set of organized and systematic assessments of the potential hazards associated with an industrial process. A PHA provides information intended to assist managers and employees in making decisions for improving safety and reducing the consequences of unwanted or unplanned releases of hazardous chemicals. A PHA is directed toward analyzing potential causes and consequences of fires, explosions, releases of toxic or flammable chemicals and major spills of hazardous chemicals, and it focuses on equipment, instrumentation, utilities, human actions, and external factors that might impact the process.

Why you should attend:

In recent years there has been an increased effort to develop safer processes, focusing on changing the process to reduce, prevent and eliminate the hazard, rather than on accepting the hazard and developing design features to control or protect against it. This is especially a concern for plants in hazardous environments that handle toxic, hazardous, flammable pressurised and / or explosive materials.

  • LEARN about different PHA Techniques, their benefits, advantages & disadvantages
  • ADOPTING PHA Techniques into your processes as an ongoing, integralpart of your organisation’s risk management system at different lifecycle phases
  • ASSESSING risks qualitatively & quantitatively in different processes and environments and prioritising critical risks
  • IMPLEMENT effective control measures to eliminate or minimise significant risks
  • OPTIMISE your risk management approach by choosing the correct hazard identification & risk assessment techniques
  • SUPERCHARGE your own understanding and development in Risk Management using PHA Techniques whilst benefiting your organisations’ safety and operational knowledge base
Trainer - Phil Eames

Phil Eames is a process safety consultant with 30+ years of experience in safety, health and environmental management, major hazards operations, process engineering and manufacturing excellence.

As a process safety consultant Phil works across a wide range of process industry sectors including oil and gas, petrochemicals, pharmaceuticals, power generation and fast-moving consumer goods, and has wide international experience.

Phil has significant experience in process hazards analysis and risk assessment and is an accredited HAZOP and LOPA leader.

Where and when

14th -15th April, 2016 in Berlin, Germany

More details

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