Putting the human element into your procedures - Lunchtime Forum

This event has been cancelled. If you have any questions, please contact the event planner directly.

Please note: Due to the adverse weather conditions we have decided to postpone this event.  We apologise for any inconvenience caused but feel that in the interests of safety it is better to hold the event when there is less snow.

Poor operating procedures have been linked to nearly 70% of all human performance problems within the process industries, however the cause of this is not simply poor procedures. The content of procedures is obviously a key feature in ensuring tasks are carried out correctly, but considering the human element in procedure design can help ensure tasks are performed in a consistent, safe manner.

For a procedure to be useful it must not only be accurate and reflect the process to be undertaken but also fulfill other criteria. It must be physically manageable, it must reflect the skill level of its users, it must deal with abnormal and emergency actions and above all the users must find it useful to them in carrying out the task.

The purpose of this lunchtime forum is to address putting the human element into your procedures, designing them to not only provide operating guidance but to also reduce the risk of error, to aid training and to ensure operator competence in all aspects of plant operation.

  • When

  • Thursday, 1 March, 2018
    12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

  • Where

  • The Falkirk Stadium
    4 Stadium Way
    FK2 9EE
    01324 618 740