Tuesday, 25 April 2006: 8:00 AM-11:45 AM
North Hemisphere Salon E4 (Dolphin Hotel)

Topical 3: 2006 Process Plant Safety Symposium (T3)

#106 - Risk Assessment (T3001)
Risk Assessment is key to evaluating and improving the safety and business risk of process systems. This session invites papers demonstrating the application of both qualitative and quantitative Risk Assessment techniques (such as HAZOP, Layer of Protection (LOPA), Fault Tree, and QRA), as well as Risk Screening Techniques.
Chair:Albert I. Ness
CoChair:Katherine E. Pearson
8:00 AMDo You Know Your Engineered Systems?
Kumar Bhimavarapu, William Doerr
8:30 AMWhat Risk Should Public Accept from Lng Facilities?
Stephan J. Shaw, Ernst Meyer
9:00 AMFrequency and Consequence Modeling of Rare Events Using Accidents Databases
Anjana Meel, Lauren M. O'Neill, Warren D. Seider, Ulku Oktem, Nir Keren
9:30 AMBreak
10:15 AMUtility Failures - Are You Prepared?
Katherine E. Pearson
10:45 AMA Three Level Approach for the Assessment of Domino Effect
Ernesto Salzano, Valerio Cozzani
11:15 AMDust Explosion Consequence Categories for Semi-Quantitative Risk Assessment
David F. Tarverdi, Colin S. Howat

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