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Free course materials on risk engineering and safety management.
Free course materials on risk engineering and safety management.

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Jens Rasmussen was responsible for much significant research into the organizational aspects of safety management. We explain one of his important concepts, drift to danger.
https://risk-engineering.org/concept/Rasmussen-practical-drift
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Why do Japan's rail workers make pointing gestures? The pointing-and-calling system reduces operational errors. http://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/pointing-and-calling-japan-trains

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The Risk Bites YouTube channel: short and entertaining introductions to the science behind different risks (with a focus on health risks) > https://www.youtube.com/user/riskbites/videos
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The Risk Bites YouTube channel: short and entertaining introductions to the science behind different risks (with a focus on health risks). >https://www.youtube.com/user/riskbites/videos
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Is our reliance on automation dangerously diminishing our skills? The well-known difficulty of keeping the human "in the loop" in highly reliable control systems.
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An example of the inherent safety "substitute" principle: toxic hydrofluoric acid replaced by ionic liquids as the alkylation catalyst on a Chevron refinery — http://cen.acs.org/articles/94/i39/Chevron-embraces-ionic-liquids.html
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Essential personal protective equipment for engineers obliged to work in an open space office area (invented in 1925, https://www.thevintagenews.com/2015/12/22/the-isolator-an-invention-from-1925-designed-to-improve-work-productivity/).
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A series of pedagogical videos explaining the piping & instrumentation diagrams used in the process industry > https://youtu.be/6RdBmGhAv00
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The free HyRAM toolkit from Sandia laboratories allows quantitative risk analyses and consequence analysis for hydrogen systems > http://energy.sandia.gov/transportation-energy/hydrogen/quantitative-risk-assessment/hydrogen-risk-assessment-model-hyram/
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