HSE RSS feeds » COMAH http://news.hse.gov.uk News and updates about health and safety from the Health and Safety Executive Mon, 18 Sep 2017 13:27:30 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2 HSL: COMAH – Technical Aspects of Safety Reports – Buxton, 10-11 Oct 2017 http://https://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/comah---technical-aspects-of-safety-reports http://https://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/comah---technical-aspects-of-safety-reports#comments Mon, 28 Aug 2017 10:27:12 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=58066 This course discusses the technical section of a COMAH safety report which should describe the Design, Construction, Operation, Maintenance and Modification of the COMAH site. The course covers the Process Safety, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Control and Instrumentation and Human Factors aspects which form the technical section of a Safety Report.

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HSL: COMAH Onshore Major Hazards: Predictive Aspects of COMAH – Buxton, 26-27 Sept 2017 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/comah-onshore-major-hazards-predictive-aspects-of-comah http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/comah-onshore-major-hazards-predictive-aspects-of-comah#comments Tue, 15 Aug 2017 14:11:23 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=58032 This course is intended for risk assessment specialists and ‘intelligent customers’ who buy in risk assessment services. It gives an overview of the requirements for the predictive (risk assessment) aspects of a safety report under the Control of Major Accident Hazard Regulations (COMAH) from the point of view of safety. The course gives an overview of different risk assessment approaches, and explains how the approach needs to be selected to be proportionate to the risk.

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HSL: COMAH Onshore Major Hazards: Predictive Aspects of COMAH – Buxton, 26-27 Sept 2017 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/comah-onshore-major-hazards-predictive-aspects-of-comah http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/comah-onshore-major-hazards-predictive-aspects-of-comah#comments Fri, 16 Jun 2017 13:33:46 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=57854 This course is intended for risk assessment specialists and ‘intelligent customers’ who buy in risk assessment services. It gives an overview of the requirements for the predictive (risk assessment) aspects of a safety report under the Control of Major Accident Hazard Regulations (COMAH) from the point of view of safety.

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HSL: COMAH Onshore Major Hazards: New knowledge on flammable hazards – Buxton, 29 Mar 2017 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/comah-onshore-major-hazards-new-knowledge-on-flammable-hazards http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/comah-onshore-major-hazards-new-knowledge-on-flammable-hazards#comments Wed, 08 Mar 2017 11:52:17 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=52868 This course deals with important flammable risks at Major Hazards sites for which new knowledge or guidance has become available recently. It complements the general course ‘COMAH onshore major hazards: predictive aspects of COMAH’.

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HSL: COMAH – Safety Report Requirements with Emphasis on Technical Aspects of COMAH Safety Reports – Buxton, 28-29 Mar 2017 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/comah---safety-report-requirements-with-emphasis-on-technical-aspects-of-comah-safety-reports http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/comah---safety-report-requirements-with-emphasis-on-technical-aspects-of-comah-safety-reports#comments Thu, 23 Feb 2017 11:55:44 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=52870 This course presents a general overview of the requirements of a Control of Major Accident Hazard Regulations (COMAH) Safety Report with emphasis being placed on relevant technical aspects of the safety report.

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HSL: COMAH Onshore Major Hazards: Predictive Aspects of COMAH – Buxton, 7 – 8 Mar 2017 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/comah-onshore-major-hazards-predictive-aspects-of-comah http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/comah-onshore-major-hazards-predictive-aspects-of-comah#comments Sun, 12 Feb 2017 19:49:18 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=52793 This course is intended for risk assessment specialists and ‘intelligent customers’ who buy in risk assessment services. It gives an overview of the requirements for the predictive (risk assessment) aspects of a safety report under the Control of Major Accident Hazard Regulations (COMAH) from the point of view of safety.

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HSL: COMAH Onshore Major Hazards: Predictive Aspects of COMAH – Buxton, 24-25 Jan 2017 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/comah-onshore-major-hazards-predictive-aspects-of-comah http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/comah-onshore-major-hazards-predictive-aspects-of-comah#comments Tue, 20 Dec 2016 13:57:03 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=52622 This course is intended for risk assessment specialists and ‘intelligent customers’ who buy in risk assessment services. It gives an overview of the requirements for the predictive (risk assessment) aspects of a safety report under the Control of Major Accident Hazard Regulations (COMAH) from the point of view of safety.

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HSL: COMAH Unpacked – Buxton, 17 Jan 2017 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/comah-2015-unpacked http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/comah-2015-unpacked#comments Fri, 16 Dec 2016 15:27:15 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=52604 This course informs delegates about the changes in the regulation of chemical major hazards brought about by the implementation of the SEVESO III Directive.

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HSL: COMAH 2015 Unpacked – Buxton, 18 Jan 2017 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/comah-2015-unpacked http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/comah-2015-unpacked#comments Fri, 16 Dec 2016 14:45:15 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=52598 This course informs delegates about the changes in the regulation of chemical major hazards brought about by the implementation of the SEVESO III Directive.

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Chemical company fined £3mil after the release of toxic vapour cloud on two separate occasions http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/chemical-company-fined-3mil-after-the-release-of-toxic-vapour-cloud-on-two-separate-occasions/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/chemical-company-fined-3mil-after-the-release-of-toxic-vapour-cloud-on-two-separate-occasions/#comments Tue, 08 Nov 2016 15:29:01 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/chemical-company-fined-3mil-after-the-release-of-toxic-vapour-cloud-on-two-separate-occasions/10098 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/11/08/chemical-company-fined-3mil-after-the-release-of-toxic-vapour-cloud-on-two-separate-occasions/feed/ 0 HSL: COMAH: The application of CLP and Aggregation in the COMAH 2015 Regulations – HSL Buxton, 19 Oct 2016 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/comah-the-application-of-clp-and-aggregation-in-the-comah-2015-regulations http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/comah-the-application-of-clp-and-aggregation-in-the-comah-2015-regulations#comments Fri, 16 Sep 2016 15:40:49 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=52287 The course will give an overview of the requirements of the new Regulations. It will also cover the potential changes in scope brought about by the CLP classifications, how to determine the CLP classification of chemicals and how to apply the COMAH aggregation rules to determine the COMAH status of a site. 

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HSL: COMAH Compliance for Lower Tier Establishments – HSL Buxton, 18 Oct 2016 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/comah-compliance-for-lower-tier-establishments http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/comah-compliance-for-lower-tier-establishments#comments Fri, 16 Sep 2016 15:37:07 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=52285 This course identifies the COMAH duties for Lower Tier establishments and what needs to be done to comply with them. It also explains the duties that fall to the Competent Authority (CA) and Local Government.

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COMAH: Safety report requirements with emphasis on technical aspects of COMAH safety reports – Buxton, 26-27 July 2016 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/comah---safety-report-requirements-with-emphasis-on-technical-aspects-of-comah-safety-reports http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/comah---safety-report-requirements-with-emphasis-on-technical-aspects-of-comah-safety-reports#comments Thu, 30 Jun 2016 13:30:42 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=51985 The COMAH safety report technical assessment / inspection criteria are explained including the type and level of information required to make the necessary demonstration of the technical measures.

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COMAH onshore major hazards: New knowledge on flammable hazards – Buxton, 14 July 2016 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/comah-onshore-major-hazards-new-knowledge-on-flammable-hazards http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/comah-onshore-major-hazards-new-knowledge-on-flammable-hazards#comments Mon, 13 Jun 2016 13:15:02 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=51916 This course deals with important flammable risks at major hazards sites for which new knowledge or guidance has become available recently.

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Company fined for release of natural gas and crude oil http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/company-fined-for-release-of-natural-gas-and-crude-oil/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/company-fined-for-release-of-natural-gas-and-crude-oil/#comments Mon, 23 May 2016 10:47:48 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/company-fined-for-release-of-natural-gas-and-crude-oil/9118 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/05/23/company-fined-for-release-of-natural-gas-and-crude-oil/feed/ 0 COMAH: Compliance for lower-tier establishments – Buxton, 18 May 2016 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/comah-compliance-for-lower-tier-establishments http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/comah-compliance-for-lower-tier-establishments#comments Mon, 18 Apr 2016 14:25:49 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=51453 This course identifies the COMAH duties for lower-tier establishments and what needs to be done to comply with them. It also explains the duties that fall to the competent authority and local government.

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The application of CLP and aggregation in the COMAH 2015 Regulations – Buxton, 19 May 2016 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/comah-the-application-of-clp-and-aggregation-in-the-comah-2015-regulations http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/comah-the-application-of-clp-and-aggregation-in-the-comah-2015-regulations#comments Mon, 18 Apr 2016 14:10:13 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=51459 Course will give an overview of the requirements of the new regulations. It will also cover the potential changes in scope brought about by the CLP classifications.

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Chemical company fined £200,000 following toxic chemical release http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/chemical-company-fined-200000-following-toxic-chemical-release/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/chemical-company-fined-200000-following-toxic-chemical-release/#comments Wed, 16 Mar 2016 15:30:39 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/chemical-company-fined-200000-following-toxic-chemical-release/8749 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/03/16/chemical-company-fined-200000-following-toxic-chemical-release/feed/ 0 COMAH: Safety report requirements with emphasis on technical aspects of COMAH safety reports – Buxton, 14-15 March 2016 http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/hsl-comah-safety-report-requirements-emphasis-technical-aspects.htm http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/hsl-comah-safety-report-requirements-emphasis-technical-aspects.htm#comments Thu, 18 Feb 2016 15:10:05 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=51028 The COMAH safety report technical assessment / inspection criteria are explained including the type and level of information required to make the necessary demonstration of the technical measures.

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COMAH onshore major hazards: predictive aspects of COMAH – Buxton, 15-16 March 2016 http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/hsl-comah-onshore-major-hazards-predictive-aspects-of-comah.htm http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/hsl-comah-onshore-major-hazards-predictive-aspects-of-comah.htm#comments Thu, 18 Feb 2016 15:00:26 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=51024 Course gives an overview of the requirements for the predictive (risk assessment) aspects of a safety report under the Control of Major Accident Hazard Regulations from the point of view of safety.

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