Emergency Response Planning, Texas, USA

Venue: 5 Star Hotel

Location: Texas, United States

Event Date/Time: Jun 01, 2009 End Date/Time: Jun 05, 2009
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Risk based techniques are fundamental to the requirements offshore and onshore with safety reports and safety courses both in Europe and the US. QRA studies are used extensively in examining designs at the concept stage, when issues such as siting, layout, hazardous material inventories and the site protection philosophy should be reviewed.

This QRA course will also include fire, explosion as well as H2S risks and consequence analyses that should be carried out to assess the accident scenarios for the control of major accidents and hazards (COMAH). This will indicate any precautions that need to be taken against total loss of the facility.


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The delegates will have an understanding of: Hazard Identification; Risk Assessment; and Design of bow tie diagrams to show threats, barriers, top events, mitigation and consequences. The course will give participants a greater understanding of risk assessment. The course will: Provide a basic level of understanding of emergency response procedures; Provide an opportunity for participants to consider principles of emergency response as used in the oil and gas industry; Review the roles and responsibilities held by team and individual members of the emergency response organisation Consider contact, organisational interface responsibilities and communication requirements within the emergency response organisation. And also provide an understanding in: Writing emergency checklists Writing contingency plans Incident Command System