Introduction-- Hazard, Incident and Loss-- Legislation and Law-- Major Hazard Control-- Reliability Engineering-- Hazard Identification-- Hazard Assessment-- Plant Location and Layout-- Process Design-- Pressure System Design-- Control System Design-- Human Factors and Human Error-- Emission and Dispersion-- Fire-- Explosion-- Toxic Release-- Plant Commissioning and Inspection-- Plant Operation-- Equipment Maintenance and Modification-- Storage-- Transport-- Emergency Planning-- Personal Safety-- Artificial Intelligence and Expert Systems-- Reactive Chemicals-- Safety Instrumented Systems-- Chemical Security-- Metrics and Performance Measurement-- Engineering for Sustainable Development-- Liquefied Natural Gas-- Appx-- Case Histories, links and how to use them-- ACMH Model Licence Conditions-- Standards and Codes-- Units and Unit Conversions-- Process Safety Management (PSM) Regulation in the United States-- Risk Management Program Regulation in the United States-- Acronyms-- Index-- Computer Codes Index.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)
Lees' Process Safety Essentials is a single-volume digest presenting the critical, practical content from Lees' Loss Prevention for day-to-day use and reference. It is portable, authoritative, affordable, and accessible - ideal for those on the move, students, and individuals without access to the full three volumes of Lees'. This book provides a convenient summary of the main content of Lees', primarily drawn from the hazard identification, assessment, and control content of volumes one and two. Users can access Essentials for day-to-day reference on topics including plant location and layout; human factors and human error; fire, explosion and toxic release; engineering for sustainable development; and much more. This handy volume is a valuable reference, both for students or early-career professionals who may not need the full scope of Lees', and for more experienced professionals needing quick, convenient access to information. (source: Nielsen Book Data)