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Road / Rail Tanker On / Off-Loading

The failure modes associated with Road/Rail Tanker On/Off-Loading are:

The technical measures that may be appropriate for each of these failure modes are identified in each of the above links.

Corrosion measures

Measures to prevent, control or mitigate major accidents involving corrosion effects of Road/Rail Tanker On/Off-Loading are:

Corrosion measures
Prevention Control Mitigation
Coatings Inspection Emergency Response
Selection of Materials   Isolation
    Plant Layout (Escalation)
    PPE
    Secondary Containment
    Spill Treatment

Design fault measures

Measures to prevent, control or mitigate major accidents involving design fault effects of Road/Rail Tanker On/Off-Loading are:

Design fault measures
Prevention Control Mitigation
Design Codes - Pipework Inspection Emergency Response
    Isolation
    Plant Layout (Escalation)
    PPE
    Secondary Containment
    Spill Treatment

External event measures

Measures to prevent, control or mitigate major accidents involving external event effects of Road/Rail Tanker On/Off-Loading are:

External event measures
Prevention Control Mitigation
Design - Buildings/Roadways Flood Protection Emergency Response
  Wind Loading Protection Isolation
    Plant Layout (Escalation)
    PPE
    Secondary Containment
    Spill Treatment

Fire/explosion measures

Measures to prevent, control or mitigate major accidents involving fire/explosion effects of Road/Rail Tanker On/Off-Loading are:

Fire/explosion measures
Prevention Control Mitigation
Design Codes - Plant Active Fire Protection Emergency Response
Earthing Passive Fire Protection Isolation
Hazardous Area Classification Vent Systems Plant Layout (Escalation)
Inerting   PPE
    Secondary Containment
    Spill Treatment

Human error measures

Measures to prevent, control or mitigate major accidents involving human error effects of Road/Rail Tanker On/Off-Loading are:

Human error measures
Prevention Control Mitigation
Operating Procedures Alarms Emergency Response
  Training Isolation
  Warning Signs Plant Layout (Escalation)
    PPE
    Secondary Containment
    Spill Treatment

Impact measures

Measures to prevent, control or mitigate major accidents involving impact effects of Road/Rail Tanker On/Off-Loading are:

Impact measures
Prevention Control Mitigation
Design - Buildings/Roadways Crash Barriers Emergency Response
Maintenance Procedures Immobilisation Isolation
Operating Procedures Traffic Control Plant Layout (Escalation)
Permit to Work Training PPE
    Secondary Containment
    Spill Treatment

Impurities measures

Measures to prevent, control or mitigate major accidents involving impurities effects of Road/Rail Tanker On/Off-Loading are:

Impurities measures
Prevention Control Mitigation
Operating Procedures Sampling Emergency Response
  Training Isolation
    Plant Layout (Escalation)
    PPE
    Secondary Containment
    Spill Treatment

Loss of utilities measures

Measures to prevent, control or mitigate major accidents involving loss of utilities effects of Road/Rail Tanker On/Off-Loading are:

Loss of utilities measures
Prevention Control Mitigation
Design Codes - Plant Alarms Emergency Response
Maintenance Procedures Back-Up Supplies Isolation
Operating Procedures Training Plant Layout (Escalation)
  PPE
  Secondary Containment
  Spill Treatment

Maintenance faults measures

Measures to prevent, control or mitigate major accidents involving maintenance faults effects of Road/Rail Tanker On/Off-Loading are:

Maintenance faults measures
Prevention Control Mitigation
Maintenance Procedures Inspection Emergency Response
  Permit to Work Isolation
  Training Plant Layout (Escalation)
    PPE
    Secondary Containment
    Spill Treatment

Overfilling measures

Measures to prevent, control or mitigate major accidents involving overfilling effects of Road/Rail Tanker On/Off-Loading are:

Overfilling measures
Prevention Control Mitigation
Design Codes - Plant Alarms Emergency Response
Operating Procedures Training Isolation
  Trips Plant Layout (Escalation)
    PPE
    Secondary Containment
    Spill Treatment

Overheating measures

Measures to prevent, control or mitigate major accidents involving overheating effects of Road/Rail Tanker On/Off-Loading are:

Overheating measures
Prevention Control Mitigation
Design - Buildings/Roadways Alarms Emergency Response
Operating Procedures Back-Up Cooling Isolation
  Training Plant Layout (Escalation)
  Vent Systems PPE
    Secondary Containment
    Spill Treatment

Overpressurisation measures

Measures to prevent, control or mitigate major accidents involving overpressurisation effects of Road/Rail Tanker On/Off-Loading are:

Overpressurisation measures
Prevention Control Mitigation
Design Codes - Plant Alarms Emergency Response
Maintenance Procedures Relief Systems Isolation
Operating Procedures Training Plant Layout (Escalation)
  Trips PPE
    Secondary Containment
    Spill Treatment

Structural failure measures

Measures to prevent, control or mitigate major accidents involving structural failure effects of Road/Rail Tanker On/Off-Loading are:

Structural failure measures
Prevention Control Mitigation
Design Codes - Buildings Inspection Emergency Response
Design Codes - Plant   Isolation
    Plant Layout (Escalation)
    PPE
    Secondary Containment
    Spill Treatment

Wrong/defective equipment measures

Measures to prevent, control or mitigate major accidents involving wrong/defective equipment effects of Road/Rail Tanker On/Off-Loading are:

Wrong/defective equipment measures
Prevention Control Mitigation
Change Procedures Training Emergency Response
Design Codes - Plant   Isolation
Maintenance Procedures   Plant Layout (Escalation)
Selection of Materials   PPE
    Secondary Containment
    Spill Treatment
2014-06-17