Balance of Probability

Controlling or containing hazardous materials is an eternal challenge of the process industries where profits are made by transporting, storing or converting dangerous substances – we could make our facilities safer by following ERIC PD and start with Elimination, however that’s often easier said than done so we accept that there are risks associated with commercial operations and we strive to manage those risks as best we can (or SAHARA – Safety As High As Reasonably Affordable … the most integrity for your money or the least bang for your buck).