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A

A Technique for Human Error Analysis

ADT 24

Abnormal situation diagnosis

Access Routes, water

Active Systems

Acute Toxicity

Adiabatic Temperature Rise

Administrative controls versus hardware engineering controls

Aerosol

Aerosol Explosion

Agent Based Modeling

Alarm and instrument management

Ammonia

Ammonium nitrate/fertilizer

Apparent Activation Energies

Aquatic Toxicity

Asphyxiation

Aspiration Toxicity

Atmospheric Stability

Atmospheric Toxicity

Auditing

Autocatalytic

Autoignition Temperature

Automatic SIS system

B

BLEVE

Backup System

Barriers

Basic Process Control System (BPCS)

Bayesian network applications

Bayesian precursor data analysis

Benchmarking and Metrics

Blended Hazid

Blowdown

Boil Over and resulting poolfire

Bowtie Analysis

Brush

Burning Rate and Heat Transfer to Pool Fire

C

Capacitance of a Body

Carcinogenicity

Cause-based Decision Tree

Change of facility

Change of process technology

Charge Accumulation

Charge generation

Checklist Analysis

Chemical Explosion

Chemical Reactivity

Chlorine

Chronic Toxicity

Coating

Cognitive Reliability and Error Analysis Method

Cognitive Reliability and Error Analysis Method II

Collision

Commissioning

Commitment

Common Cause Failure Analysis (CCFA)

Communications

Community /Plant Emergency response

Company memory - Lessons Learned

Compressed Gas/Vapor Explosion

Condensed Phase Explosion

Conduct of PHAs

Confined space entry

Conflagration

Consequence Techniques

Consequence of Deviations

Containment and drainage

Context Related

Continuous Improvement

Control Room Protection

Control room lay-out

Corrosivity data

Critical alarms

D

Data collection and sorting

Decomposition Temperature

Decontamination

Deep uncertainty boot strap methods

Deflagration

Deluge System

Demolition procedures

Dense Gas Dispersion Models

Depressurization

Derailment-consequence

Design error

Detailed Engineering

Detection system, alarms and operator interventions

Detector, processor, actuator combination

Detonation

Device Control Phenomena

Dike/Bund/Catchment

Dispersion Analysis

Dispersion Models

Document error

Dose and Response Models

Double Containment

Double phase flow regime

Drills

Dust

Dust Explosion

DyPASI database extraction

E

Early warning signalling

Ecological Damage

Effect on Flame Development

Effective Dose

Electrical Area Classification

Electrical classification

Electrostatic Discharge

Emergency Planning and Response

Emergency Response

Emergency Shutdown

Emission

Emission Analysis

Encapsulated

Encouraging client and supplier companies to adopt similar risk management practices

Energy

Environmental Hazards

Equipment Layout and Spacing

Equipment accessibility

Ergonomics

Essential Elements of Combustion

Evacuation

Event Tree Analysis (ETA)

Excavating and Trenching

Expert elicitation

Explosion Characterization

Explosion Vents

Explosion indices

Explosion-Proof Equipment

Explosion suppression

Explosions

External Events Analysis

External Fie and Rescue Service

F

FEED

Fabrication and inspection procedures

Facilities

Facility

Facility Siting Data

Facility Spacing and Layout

Facility spacing and layout

Failure Mode and Effects Analysis (FMEA)

Failure Modes and Effects Analysis (FMEA) and Failure Modes, Effects and Criticality Analysis (FMECA)

Failure data/reliability engineering

Fast Acting Valve

Fault Tree Analysis (FTA)

Fauske Models

Findings

Fire

Fire Control by Water Curtain Spray

Fire Extinction

Fire Extinguisher

Fire Fighting

Fire Point

Fire Protection System

Fire Suppression

Fireball (Often after BLEVE)

Fireproofing/Firewall

Fires

Flame Arrestor

Flameproof enclosure

Flammability

Flammability Diagram

Flammability and Physical States

Flammable Gas/Vapor Release

Flammable Limits

Flash Point

Flash fire

Foam System

Frequency Techniques

Fuels

G

Gas

Gas Detection/ Dispersion prediciton

Gas Dispersion

Gas Evolution

Gas Explosion

Gas Generation

Gas/Vapor Substance Fire

Gassy, tempered, hybrid division

Germ Cell Mutagenicity

Ground Conditions

H

HazOp automation

Hazard Identification Studies

Hazard and Operability (HAZOP) Studies

Hazard identification

Hazards Identification

Hazards Managemnt

Health Hazards

Height of Release above Ground Level

Holistic Decision Tree

Hot taps

Hot work permit

Housing

Human Error Assessment and Reduction Technique

Human Factors

Human Factors and Errors

Human Reliability Analysis

Human Reliability Analysis (HRA)

Human error

Human error assessment

I

Ignition Control

Ignition Sources

Implosion

Incendive spark

Incident Investigation

Incident classification

Incident recording, reporting and analysis

Inerting

Information transfer

Inherently Safer Design

Inherently safer Design

Initial Training

Inspections

Instability

Installation procedures

Instrumentation

Integration with Operations

Interlocks & Safety

Internal Fire/Explosion

Intrinsically safe

Isolation System

Isolation Valve Closing

J

Jet fire

Jets

Job design

K

Kinetic Properties

L

Lagging indicator

Larger Scale Chemical

Latent heat

Layer of Protection Analysis (LOPA)

Layout Optimization

Leadership

Leading indicator

Lethal Dose

Leung Models

Lighting

Liquefied Natural Gas

Liquefied Petroleum Gas

Liquid

Liquid Mixture

Liquid substance Fire

Liquid/solid release to air

Liquid/solid release to ground

Liquid/solid release to water

Location of Fire Protection

Lockout/Tagout-LO/TO

M

MSDS

Maintenance

Maintenance procedures

Maintenance/repair error

Man-Machine Interface

Management

Management Principals

Management of Change

Management of change

Markov chain analysis

Material and Area

Materials

Materials of Construction

Maximum Pressure after Reaction

Maximum intended inventories

Mechanical Integrity

Mechanistic

Medical Treatment

Melting

Method/Standard

Methode devaluation de la Realisation des Missions Operateur pour la Surete

Metrics

Mitigation

Mixing effects (Hazardous effect of inadvertent mixing of different materials that could foreseeably occur)

Momentum abd Buoyancy of Initial Material

Multi-Flow-Modeling

N

Near Miss

Near-miss reporting

Neutrally Buoyant Dispersion Models

Non-Scenario-Based Hazard Evaluation Procedures

Nth order

O

Observations

On-site Emergency Planning

Open-Air Plants

Operational Data

Operational Integrity

Operational error

Operator Action

Operator Reliability Experiments

Operator Reliability Experiments/Human Cognitive Reliability

Organizational changes that may have an impact on process safety

Oxidation

Oxidizers

P

Parameters Affecting Dispersion

Passive Protection

Periodic Inspection

Permanent Buildings

Permissible exposure limits

Peroxide Formation

Personal Protective Equipment

Personal Safety metrics

Personal protective equipment

Personnel Protection

Petri Net applications

Phenomena

Physical Data

Physical Explosion

Physical Protection

Piping and Instrumentation Diagram (P&ID)

Plant Inside Buildings

Plant Layout

Plot Plan

Plume Visualization in Atmosphere

Plumes

Polymerization

Poolfire

Pre-FEED

Pre-startup review

Preliminary Hazard Analysis (PreHA)

Preparedness

Pressure

Pressure Purging

Pressurised/purged

Prevention

Prevention Design

Preventive Barriers

Preventive maintenance

Probit Correlations

Procedure error

Procedures

Process Design

Process Flow Diagram (PFD)

Process Hazards Analyses

Process Safety Information and Knowledge

Process Safety performance metrics

Process management during emergencies

Process, hardware, and systems inspection and testing

Production Process Science

Project Management

Propagating brush

Protection

Pure Liquid

Pure Vapor

Pyrophoricity

Q

Qualitative Risk Matrix

Quality assurance

Quantitative Risk Assessment

R

Rapid Phase Transition Explosion

Rate of Heat Generation

Rate of Pressure Rise

Reaction Energy

Reaction Rate

Reactive Interactions

Reactive Materials

Reactivity data

Recommendation Tracking

Recommendations

Records management

Recovery

Reduction of risk

Refresher Training

Relative Ranking

Release of Substance

Reliability engineering

Reliability-centered Maintenance (RCM)

Relief Valve

Relief system design and design basis

Repair of equipment

Reproductive Toxicology

Rescue Possibilities

Residual risk management

Resilience

Resilience enhancement

Respiratory or Skin Sensitization

Response

Review Procedures

Risk Assessment

Risk Management

Risk Management Tools

Risk Resolution

Risk-based Inspection (RBI)

Risk-based Process Safety Management

Rotary Valve

Runaway Reaction Consequence

Runaway reaction & Explosion

Rupture

S

SADT

SIL levels

Safe Work Permit

Safe Work Practices

Safe refuge location

Safety Culture

Safety Instrumented Systems (SIS)

Safety Management System

Safety Review

Safety attitude

Safety climate

Safety dashboard

Scenario-Based Hazard Evaluation Procedures

Science

Security System

Selection and development of training program

Semiquantitative Risk Assessment

Semiquantitative Risk Matrix

Seroius eye damage/ eye irritation

Shared sites

Shift change error

Simultaneous Operations

Single phase flow regime

Sinking

Siphon Purging

Site and Plant Layout

Skill Inventory

Skin corrosion/irritation

Smart P&ID

Software Driven Steering of Process

Solid Material

Source Term

Species

Sprinkler

Sprinkler Systems

Standard Operating Procedures

Standardized Plant Analysis Risk-Human Reliability

Static Electricity

Static electricity, lightning and stray current Protection

Steam Curtains

Storage Safety

Streaming Current

Success Likelihood Index Method

Sufficient Spacing/Distance to Risk Source

Supervision/Intervention on alarms

Supervisor Intervention

Suppressants

Sweep-Through Purging

System dynamic modeling

System safety

System-Theoretic Process Analysis

T

TMR

TNR

Tank Fire

Target Organ Systemic Toxicity Repeated Exposure

Target Organ Systemic Toxicity Single Exposure

Task Related

Technical tools

Technique for Human Error Rate Prediction

Temperature

Temporary Buildings

Terms of Parameters in Combustion

Thermal and Chemical stability data

Thermal explosion

Thermodynamic Properties

Threshold Limit Values

Time Related

Time Reliability Curve

Tool unsatisfactorily

Toxic Gas/Vapor Release

Toxic cloud

Toxicity

Toxicity information

Training

Training and Performance

Transport Effect

Transport Pipeline Setting

Two-Phase Flow

Two-phase (gas-liquid)

Two-phase substance fire

U

UK HSE identified >50 HRA methods

Upper and lower operating limits

Upper and lower safe limits

V

Vacuum Purging

Vapor Cloud Dispersion

Vapor Cloud Explosion

Vapor Mixture

Vaporisation

Vaporization

Ventilation

Ventilation system design

Voltage Drops

W

Water Curtains

Water Reactivity

What-If Analysis

What-If Analysis/Checklist Analysis

Wind Speed

Working at Heights

Workplace MusculoSkeletal Disorders

Z

Zoning