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Closing the loop on process safety

Process safety metrics based on leading indicators can help head off incident and injury

By Keith Larson
Apr 30, 2015

Schneider Automation Header[http://www.controlglobal.com/articles/2015/schneider-global-pauto-conference-1/] Industry puts substantial effort into ensuring that plants are designed and built to run safely. By their very nature, however, the safety instrumented systems (SIS) that often carry a lion's share of the plant's risk reduction measures are seldom called into action. How then can operating companies be sure that operations continue to be as safe as they were 20 years ago when the plant was built?

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