Control of Work, 2nd Edition, 2007, paperback
Authors: BP and IChemE
Publication year: 2007
Extent: Paperback, 94 pages
Part of the BP Process Safety Series and winner of the 2004 Frank Lees medal for the most meritorious publication on the topic of safety and loss prevention in an IChemE publication
Published in English, German and Mandarin Control of Work proposes a formal approach to manage work-related risks through a control of work standard - a procedural form of control, consisting of 12 elements.
The standard, developed by BP, covers construction, maintenance, demolition, re-mediation and other aspects of safety control, reducing the risks workers in the oil and chemical industries are exposed to, as well as serving to decrease the potential harm to third parties. This guide is the latest edition available, it explains the 12 steps in detail and comes complete with user-friendly instructions, clear illustrations and examples of previous incidents.