Safer is better business

September 2011
Process Engineering;Sep/Oct2011, Vol. 92 Issue 5, p40
Trade Publication
The article focuses on chemical-site safety, which is being recognised by the senior management and board members of a company as secondary to financial matters. Doctor Andrew Fowler of HFL Risk Services claims that company profitability and plant safety are closely related, and that major accidents in industries are costly. It mentions that the first step in managing process safety is the identification of processes, assets, and plants that are critical to site safety.


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