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Risky Business (How to Build a Risk Matrix) [NOOK Book]

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Everyone needs to do risk assessment. You can’t do good work with poor tools and the risk matrices used by many companies are poorly designed and often misunderstood by the people who use them. If you need to build a well-designed and highly-functional risk matrix, you need to read this book. Learn how to set risk targets, specify consequence and likelihood criteria and design a risk matrix that reflects your organisation's attitude to risk.

The book is written by a chemical ...

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Risky Business (How to Build a Risk Matrix)

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Overview

Everyone needs to do risk assessment. You can’t do good work with poor tools and the risk matrices used by many companies are poorly designed and often misunderstood by the people who use them. If you need to build a well-designed and highly-functional risk matrix, you need to read this book. Learn how to set risk targets, specify consequence and likelihood criteria and design a risk matrix that reflects your organisation's attitude to risk.

The book is written by a chemical engineer who has over twenty-five years experience dealing with major chemical risks.

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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940045229241
  • Publisher: Christopher Jackson-Ash
  • Publication date: 7/27/2013
  • Sold by: Smashwords
  • Format: eBook
  • File size: 816 KB

Meet the Author

Chris is a specialist HAZOP and risk assessment facilitator and trainer. He undertakes consulting projects for organisations, in casual employment or contracting roles. He enjoys travel and is available for significant projects in the Asia-Pacific region. Chris currently balances his consulting work with his personal objective of becoming a published author.

Specialties: Facilitation of hazard identification and risk assessment studies;
Hazard and operability studies (HAZOP, CHAZOP, procedural HAZOP);
Failure mode and effect analysis (FMEA);
Qualitative and semi-quantitative risk assessment;
SIL assignment.
Quantitative risk assessment;
HAZOP training courses (beginners & advanced);
Risk assessment training courses;
University undergraduate teaching;
Chemical and process engineering;
Chemical safety.
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