What is ALARP in Risk Management?

What is ALARP in Risk Management?

ALARP stands for “As Low As Reasonably Practicable” and is often used within Risk and Safety Management circles. But what exactly is it…? Background The ALARP principle recognises that no industrial activity can be entirely free from risk.  The...
How to Improve Process Safety Culture

How to Improve Process Safety Culture

Oh no….not another article on “safety culture improvement” I hear you say, perhaps scream! I did another article titled “how to really improve your safety culture”, so what’s so different about this one? Introduction It took many...
What is Process Safety Management (PSM)?

What is Process Safety Management (PSM)?

So, what exactly is Process Safety Management (PSM)? This is just a quick primer on what is PSM? I will dive into more detail in future articles on how to develop, implement, audit etc. The Center for Chemical Process Safety (CCPS) describes Process Safety Management...