Management of Change (Technical Tools/Risk Assessment/Semi-Quantitative Risk Assessment/Layer of Protection Analysis (LOPA)/Prevention/Management of Change)

➢      A management system to identify, review, and approve all modifications to equipment, procedures, raw materials, and processing conditions, other than replacement in kind, prior to implementation to help ensure that changes to processes are properly analyzed (for example, for potential adverse impacts), documented, and communicated to employees affected.

Reference:CCPS. (2015a). Management of Change. Retrieved November 9, 2015, from http://www.aiche.org/ccps/resources/glossary/process-safety-glossary/management-change

➢      Management of change is a systematic way to deal with change within an organization in order to effectively deal with the change and to capitalize on change opportunities. Change management includes adapting to the change, controlling the change and effecting new change. Management of change requires an organization to take a proactive approach to change.

Reference: Safopedia. (2015a). Management of Change. Retrieved November 9, 2015, from https://www.safeopedia.com/definition/1489/mechanical-integrity