Useful Links

 

Professional Bodies

 

IChemE  - Institution of Chemical Engineers

IChemE Safety Centre - The ISC is a not-for-profit multi-company, subscription based, industry consortium, focused on improving process safety. We share, analyse and apply safety related thinking. Safety Solutions Ltd is an ISC Industry Partner

IPENZ - The Institution of Professional Engineers New Zealand Inc.

The EIT - The Institution of Engineering and Technology

 

Process Safety Resources

 

Center for Chemical Process Safety (CCPS) - CCPS is a not-for-profit, corporate membership organization within AIChE that identifies and addresses process safety needs within the chemical, pharmaceutical, and petroleum industries.

Chemical Safety Board (CSB) - U.S. Chemical Safety Board. An independent federal agency investigating chemical accidents to protect workers, the public, and the environment.  

TUV Rheinland - The Group’s mission and guiding principle is to achieve sustained development of safety and quality in order to meet the challenge arising from the interaction between man, technology and the environment.

 

Regulators

 

New Zealand

WorkSafe - WorkSafe New Zealand is New Zealand’s workplace health and safety regulator

 

Australia

Safe Work Australia - Safe Work Australia leads the development of national policy to improve work health and safety and workers’ compensation arrangements across Australia

NOPSEMA - The National Offshore Petroleum Safety and Environmental Management Authority. NOPSEMA is a Commonwealth statutory agency regulating the health and safety, structural integrity, and environmental management of all offshore petroleum facilities in Commonwealth waters, and in coastal waters where state powers have been conferred.

Comcare - Comcare works in partnership with employees and employers to reduce the human and financial costs of workplace injuries and disease in the Commonwealth jurisdiction.

NICNAS - National Industrial Chemicals Notification and Assessment Scheme. NICNAS is the Australian Government regulator of industrial chemicals.

 

European Union

Seveso - Protecting the environment, health and European economy

Teia - Industrial Accidents Convention

United Nations Environmental Programme (UNEP) - the Flexible Framework Initiative for Addressing Chemical Accident Prevention and Preparedness

OECD: Programme on chemical accidents - Chemical accident prevention, preparedness and response

 

United Kingdom

HSE - Heath and Safety Executive, regulatory framework for work place health and safety in Great Britain


USA

OSHA - Occupational Safety & Health Administration