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Training2 entries found!
Desk screening - Public Literature
On the applicability of laboratory heterogeneous liquid-liquid phase reaction kinetic data for technical scale relief vent sizing
15 entries found!
Application of Safety Measures
ATEX Directives - 11. Suggested format: Explosion Protection Document
ATEX Directives - 3. Hierarchy of EC-Directives and relationship
ATEX Directives - 6. Contents of ATEX 99/92/EC
Continuously Stirred Tank Reactor (CSTR)
Hazards to assess
Management of Change
Plug Flow Tube Reactor (PFTR)
Resources / Downloads18 entries found!
American Chemical Society?Chemical Abstract Service (CAS)
Centre for Technical Training
Deutsches institut f?r normung (DIN)
European bitumen association.
European Process Safety Centre
Information society Standardization system (ISSS)
Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)
ISSN international centre
Major accidents hazards bureau
Ministerio de Fomento de Espa?a
Ministerio de Trabajo y Asuntos Sociales, Instituto Nacional de Seguridad e Higiene Industrial
National information standards organization (NISO)
S2S - Technical report on measurement methods of physicochemical properties
South African bureau of standards.
THASS - Thermal Analysis & Surface Solutions GmbH
University of Maryland
World standards services network (WSSN)
Research projects19 entries found!
ALARP - Aineisto LAitoksen elinkaaren Riskianalyysi- ja Prosessiturvallisuuskoulutukseen.
Public training material regarding safety analysis and process safety issues at the different life-cycle stages of chemical processes and proces
Analyse des risques et pr?vention des accidents majeurs, ARAMIS
L?Etude des Dangers (EDD) d?un Dossier de Demande d?Autorisation (DDAE) doit constituer de la part de l?exploitant, tout ? la fois, un engagement et une d?monstration relatifs au fait que la s?curit? du site est bien con?ue et qu?en cons?quence des d
The project consists of a benchmark with the main objective of:
(i) conducting independent reviews of an existing risk analysis study of a reference Seveso establishment, and
(ii) assessing the risk in the selected impact area.
The overall e
CHEM will build flexible and integrated software allowing advanced and specialised software tools to collaborate to improve operations in refining, chemical and petrochemical processes. The aim is to: use information available on industrial plants, a
The development of a new large passenger aircraft with two or even three deck configuration requires new ways in defining passenger safety. As one major goal, f ire safety has to be improved to enhance today's level of safety. A next generation fire
Generalized criteria for assessing thermal stability of discontinuous reactors? Doctoral Thesis
The thesis has been undertaken with the main purpose of developing intrinsic criterion that would allow the prevention of thermal runaway for any process carried out in discontinuous reactors (batch and semi-batch processes).
Intrinsic criteria, b
The proposed project assesses risks involved in production, handling and use of nanoparticles in industrial processes and products, as well as in consumer products. The objectives are to assemble available information on the possible hazard s of nano
-To provide scientific and technical assistance to DGENV on the formulation, implementation and monitoring of EU policy on the control of major hazards and the prevention and mitigation of major accidents;
-To manage the Europ
Main goal of PRESAFE is to create a strong centre providing services for the parties interested in pressure equipment safety. Second goal is to construct a network, which will be an extension of existing EPERC network. This will be achieved through a
The Objective of PRISM is:
"The improvement of safety in the European process industries through raising awareness of, and sharing experience in, the application of human factors approaches. In addition the network aims to stimulate the development
Currently used design tools and methods for ship propeller design are not able t o predict the effects of scientific phenomena like cavitation, vortices and propeller hull interaction, some of these phenomena are not completely understood. For this r
Semiconducting oxide sensors (e.g. Tagushi-sensors) used for olfactory imaging at present are inherently too slow to provide instantaneous response required for real-time process monitoring and control in the industry. Besides they are prone to humid
Thematic Network concerned with providing safe and cost effective solutions to industrial products, systems, facilities and structures across different industries. The scope of the project is the integrated treatment of the important aspects of desig
SIRTAKI plans to improve tunnel safety by the development and assessment of an advanced tunnel management system that specifically tackles (i) safety issues and emergencies and (ii) the integration within the overall network management. The benefits
Technological and natural risks
1. To maintain and update major accident reporting systems;
2. To perform risk and accident analysis at European level and to assist in the preparation, implementation and monitoring of European directives;
3. To draw and d
Technological and natural risks
To manage the EPERC network and maintain the EPERC website on a day-to-day basis under the guidance of the Steering Committee in order to:
1. provide technical expertise to DG ENTR in support of the PED and of the harmonised standards required for
Safe Work Practices project - a national research project focused on developing and exploiting behaviour modification programmes integrated with safety leadership promotion in order to improve the safety culture in Finnish companies.
The Common Transport Policy is one of the original ingredients of the first European treaty (Treaty of Rome). Tunnels are important in the existing and envisaged transport system. However, the safety of tunnels was put in question after recent fires,
Legislation & Standardisation13 entries found!
2001/59/EC, classification, packaging and labelling of dangerous substances
Commission Directive 2001/59/EC of 6 August 2001 adapting to technical progress for the 28th time Council Directive 67/548/EEC on the approximation of the laws, regulations and administrative provisions relating to the classification, packaging and l
2001/60/EC, classification, packaging and labelling of dangerous preparations
Commission Directive 2001/60/EC of 7 August 2001 adapting to technical progress Directive 1999/45/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council concerning the approximation of the laws, regulations and administrative provisions of the Member State
2002/62/EC, marketing and use of certain dangerous substances and preparations
Commission Directive 2002/62/EC of 9 July 2002 adapting to technical progress for the ninth time Annex I to Council Directive 76/769/EEC on the approximation of the laws, regulations and administrative provisions of the Member States relating to rest
2002/80/EC, air pollution by emissions from motor vehicles
Commission Directive 2002/80/EC of 3 October 2002 adapting to technical progress Council Directive 70/220/EEC relating to measures to be taken against (Text with EEA relevance.)
92/69/EEC, classification, packaging and labelling of dangerous substances
Commission Directive 92/69/EEC of 31 July 1992 adapting to technical progress for the seventeenth time Council Directive 67/548/EEC on the approximation of laws, regulations and administrative provisions relating to the classification, packaging and
93/21/EEC, classification, packaging and labelling of dangerous substances
Commission Directive 93/21/EEC of 27 April 1993 adapting to technical progress for the 18th time Council Directive 67/548/EEC on the approximation of the laws, regulations and administrative provisions relating to the classification, packaging an
94/44/EC, ATEX in mines
Commission Directive 94/44/EC of 19 September 1994 adapting to technical progress Council Directive 82/130/EEC on the approximation of the laws of the Member States concerning electrical equipment for use in potentially explosive atmospheres in mines
96/86/EC, transport of dangerous goods by road
Commission Directive 96/86/EC of 13 December 1996 adapting to technical progress Council Directive 94/55/EC on the approximation of the laws of the Member States with regard to the transport of dangerous goods by road (Text with EEA relevance)
97/53/EC, electrical equipment for use in potentially explosive atmospheres
Commission Directive 97/53/EC of 11 September 1997 adapting to technical progress Council Directive 79/196/EEC on the approximation of the laws of the Member States concerning electrical equipment for use in potentially explosive atmospheres employin
97/64/EC, restrictions on the marketing and use of certain dangerous substances and preparations
Commission Directive 97/64/EC of 10 November 1997 adapting to technical progress for the fourth time Annex I to Council Directive 76/769/EEC on the approximation of the laws, regulations and administrative provisions of the Member States relating to
98/73/EC, classification, packaging and labelling of dangerous substances
Commission Directive 98/73/EC of 18 September 1998 adapting to technical progress for the 24th time Council Directive 67/548/EEC on the approximation of the laws, regulations and administrative provisions relating to the classification, packaging and
98/98/EC, classification, packaging and labelling of dangerous substances
Commission Directive 98/98/EC of 15 December 1998 adapting to technical progress for the 25 time Council Directive 67/548/EEC on the approximation of the laws, regulations and administrative provisions relating to the classification, packaging and la
Law on road carriage
Law on road carriage; Regulations of CoM Nr 435 "On carriage of dangerous goods by road" (05.08.2003); Code of administrative Infringement, special article; Regulations of CoM No.466 "Regulations about vehicle state technical inspection and technical
Web Links11 entries found!
Fraunhofer-Institut f?r Umwelt-, Sicherheits- und Energietechnik
Fraunhofer UMSICHT entwickelt, begutachtet und optimiert technische Verfahren der Umwelt-, Sicherheits-, Prozess- und Energietechnik.
Fraunhofer UMSICHT examines, develops and optimizes technical processes in the areas of environmental, safety, pro
HSE Hazardous Installations directorate
This Technical Measures Document refers to the classification of plant into hazardous areas, and the systematic identification and control of ignition sources.
The Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt (PTB) is the national metrology institute providing scientific and technical services. PTB measures with the highest accuracy and reliability - metrology as the core competence.
R.C. Costello & Assoc., Inc.
It is a consultancy webpage, wich provides assesment on quality chemical and environmental engineering services, advanced and emerging process technologies, and regulatory technical service and compliance support that optimizes client expenditures an
Risknowlogy is a provider of content, tools, products and services in the field of technical risk management. The Risknowlogy website provides content like articles, news items, and product reviews that are related to technical risk management
Special Rescue from heights and depths
a concept for all EU-Firebrigades for the installation, training and technical equipment of fireservice groups for special rescue from heights and depths as well as a basic training manual for every firefighter in order to minimize the risks related
Stoerfall-Kommission und Technischer Ausschuss f?r Anlagensicherheit (in german)
Reports and Guidelines of the German Hazardous Incidents Commission (Stoerfallkommission) and Technical Committee for Plant Safety (Technical Committee for Plant Safety), advising the German Federal Government
Texas A&M University - Process Safety
Information about different aspects of process safety for chemical industry, including downloads, abstracs from technical publications and complete thesis and dissertations
The Institute of the Fire Department of Saxony-Anhalt
The Institute is a public research establishment under the Ministry of the Interior of the Land of Saxony-Anhalt. Scientific and technical problems of fire protection (with the focus on fire defence) are being worked on in a cross-disciplinary way. R
Toxicologic information on chemical substances within the website of the AIMT du Bas-Rhin.
This site provides links to other websites where different technical and medical data may be found. Websites are briefly described.
VTT - Technical Research Centre of Finland
Finnish research and expert organisation. Expertise in reliability & risk management, and testing in process and product safety. Various publications and guidance available.
Glossary2 entries found!
55 entries found!
Adiabatic temperature rise
Basis of safety
Concept and magnitudes that can be found in MSDS
Differential scanning calorimetry (DSC)
Differential thermal analysis (DTA)
Emergency response vehicles
Event tree analysis (ETA)
Fault tree analysis (FTA)
Hazard and operability study (HAZOP)
Heat of reaction
High Reliability Organisations (HROs)
International chemical safety cards
Maximum temperature attainable by the synthesis reaction (MTSR)
Rate of reaction
Reaction calorimetry (RC)
Screening methods & classification
Standards & standards bodies
Swiss Cheese Model