25 03, 2020

Letting the Genie out of the Bottle – The COVID-19 Coronavirus Global Pandemic

2020-03-31T16:49:54+02:00Blog|

Guest blog by Faizal Farid Wajidi from Pace Up Sdn Bhd The COVID-19 Coronavirus contagion is currently sweeping borders, conjuring up a bleak, Hollywood-like vision of humanity’s demise on this pale blue planet we call home. Scientific proponents of Doomsday scenarios might not think it out of the ordinary as pandemics, along with rogue asteroids [...]

12 03, 2020

How to turn your Excel into a Bowtie diagram

2020-03-12T08:12:06+01:00Blog|

We know that many companies have their risk assessment in Excel. Our BowtieXP offers an easy way to transform an excel file into a Bowtie diagram. This creates a visual overview of your data. Do you want to know how? In the next paragraph we present the steps that need to be taken. To visualize [...]

20 02, 2020

What is your #1 safety tip?

2020-02-20T10:35:18+01:00Blog|

We asked our partner Daan Bergwerff this question at a construction site with a lot of people working and a lot of busyness. Daan works as an independent to assist construction companies, hospitals and laboratories to get a better grip on risk scenarios that they might come across, how to prepare themselves and how to [...]

8 01, 2020

A Mining Guest Blog Series by Jim Joy – Part 10: Challenging critical performance requirements

2020-01-08T11:17:03+01:00Blog|

Welcome to article 10. This article continues to discuss the Critical Control Management (CCM) process using the structure outlined in the ICMM CCM guide (2015) with additions based on experience related to CCM initiatives in major mining companies. Article 9 dealt with critical control (CC) selection (step 4) and measurability issues with control acts. This [...]

10 12, 2019

Industry 4.0 – The future of risk management – Man vs. machine

2019-12-10T12:14:17+01:00Blog|

As humans, we’ve come a long way. We went from being hunters/gatherers into becoming settlers, expanding communities into villages and thereafter cities. We innovated, evolved. For the past few centuries, the developments have made significant, technically driven leaps, better described as revolutions rather than gradual growth. In the late 18th century the industrial revolution (Industry [...]

22 11, 2019

5 words for success in managing risk in operations

2019-11-25T09:26:00+01:00Blog|

Guest blog by Capt. Claudio Cacares Peters from Continuous Safety  When your operations are not aligned with a clear safety policy; the ROI and your reputation will probably soon be eroded and lives are at risk as well. That is what is happening right now to one of the biggest aircraft manufacturers, lives were lost [...]