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So far Bo Remmerswaal has created 14 blog entries.
13 06, 2019

A Mining Guest Blog Series by Jim Joy – Part 9: Considering ‘acts’ as critical controls and the challenge of their measurability

2019-06-13T11:08:07+02:00Blog|

Welcome to the 9th article in the series. Article 8 overviewed the selection of critical controls, hopefully generating some thoughts about setting company or site objectives for moving to CCM, as well as considering the concept of ‘indicativeness’ as a potential critical control requirement. Critical control? This article will continue with the critical control selection [...]

11 06, 2019

Cross industry knowledge sharing in Rome…like the Romans do

2019-06-11T12:13:01+02:00News|

On the 6th of June we organized a ‘Cross Industry Bowtie’ event in Rome. With the event, we wanted to provide a platform to exchange experiences across industries and discuss how we could take bowties to the next level in Italy. The presentations shared by both local partners & clients like TECSA Srl, Human Factor [...]

4 06, 2019

ISO 31000 blog series – Risk evaluation with BowTieXP

2019-06-04T10:29:06+02:00Blog, BowtieXP, Software, Software functionality blog|

Two ways to evaluate your risk How do you evaluate risk? In this blog, we describe two functionalities that will help you to evaluate your risks and to see the strengths and weaknesses of your processes. The previous blog describes different approaches to evaluate risk, namely the qualitative way and quantitative way. In this part [...]

11 02, 2019

Big Data text analysis for BowTies

2019-02-11T14:14:16+02:00Blog|

Guest blog by Prof. Coen van Gulijk from University of Huddersfield How to extract in-depth learning from 200,000 reports per year? Big data text analysis for BowTies. Dealing with vast numbers of text-based safety records One of the challenges for safety managers is dealing with vast amounts of data. Especially when it comes to near-miss reporting [...]

17 12, 2018

A Mining Guest Blog Series by Jim Joy – Part 6: It’s a Journey – using journey models to analyse and plan ORM improvements

2019-01-07T13:24:46+02:00Blog, Mining|

Welcome to the 6th article in a series intended to generate discussion amongst H&S risk professionals and managers about improvements to the site Operational Risk Management (ORM) thinking and methods. The content should also help ORM personnel ‘influence’ line management at all levels. The term, ‘influence’, has been deliberately selected to highlight the need for [...]

16 08, 2018

Principles of Forensic Engineering Applied to Industrial Accidents

2018-08-16T09:11:20+02:00Blog|

Guest blog by Prof. Luca Fiorentini and Prof. Luca Marmo A good investigator collects evidence, analyzes them, finds the root causes and the relations among these causes that lead to the accident and provides suggestions about corrective actions to avoid the reoccurrence of the undesired event. In this blog, Prof. Luca Fiorentini and Prof. Luca [...]

9 05, 2018

Big Data in your Bowtie

2018-05-09T11:43:34+02:00Blog|

Guest blog by Coen van Gulijk, professor of railway safety and risk at the University of Huddersfield. Bowties are an effective visual representation of the risk space that you want to control. Bowties connect hazards, threats, consequences and most importantly controls in a clear interface. With the new BowTieServer, several functions can be added to bowties [...]

11 01, 2018

Risk management in general

2018-03-05T14:18:48+02:00Blog, Risk Expert Sessions|

Today the first episode of the Risk Expert Sessions with Prof. dr. Jop Groeneweg is published. In this session, the topic discussed is risk management in general. In our blog we further explain the contradictions that are brought forward in the interview. Safety versus security Risk management is part of both the safety as well [...]