Acquire the extensive knowledge and skills needed to risk assess machinery in accordance with EN ISO 12100 / ANSI B11.0 explained in practical terms by our experts. Risk assessment is a fundamental aspect of machinery safety and the first step in complying with the legal regulations and standards. The risk assessment workshop uses images and videos to guide you through the risk assessment process on machinery – it's always interactive and practically based.
The objective is to identify hazards and perform risk evaluations (degree of harm and probability of occurrence). This course also covers how to apply appropriate risk reduction measures and determine the residual risk.
The course utilizes the OSHA regulations and intenational and industry consensus standards to focus on the use of risk assessment for safety for manufacturing equipment and systems. The benefits of the design-in approach as well as how to handle existing systems are also covered.
- Risk assessment legislation & standards
- Application of different evaluation methodologies:
- Risk matrix
- Risk graph
- Hierarchy of control
- Remediation and residual risk
- Risk assessment best practice
- Practical examples in terms of several workshops for all participants
Attendees should have basic knowledge and experience in machinery safety.