Following on from the main findings of the Texas City incident, the oil industry has a clear focus on process safety as being a key aspect which should be embedded ahead of task based or personal safety.
These high consequence low probability events need to be managed carefully and every level in the organisation needs to understand its role.
VIE has technical specialists with an extensive background as technical authorities who have been at the forefront of a number of initiatives in process safety management. VIE specialists can both chair and attend as discipline leads in external HAZOPS. Our services include reporting and assisting with close out of actions raised during the HAZOP.