This book discusses the fundamental skills, techniques, and tools of auditing, and the characteristics of a good process safety management system. A variety of approaches are given so the reader can select the best methodology for a given audit. This book updates the original CCPS Auditing Guideline project since the implementation of OSHA PSM regulation, and is accompanied by an online download featuring checklists for both the audit program and the audit itself. This package offers a vital resource for process safety and process development personnel, as well as related professionals like insurers.
Keywords: OSHA PSM, workplace safety, Occupational Safety and Health Administration, process safety audits, risk-based audits, process safety knowledge, project safety reviews, management of change concerns, process equipment integrity, process risk management, incident investigation, human factors, training, emergency response planning, Chemical and Environmental Health and Safety, General & Introductory Chemical Engineering, Chemical and Environmental Health and Safety, General & Introductory Chemical Engineering