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Leak / gas detection

This Technical Measures Document refers to issues surrounding the detection of leaks and gases and what type of containment control systems have been designed to manage unplanned releases.

See also Technical Measures Documents on:

The relevant Level 2 Criterion is:

General principles

The following aspects should be considered with respect to Leak/Gas Detection:

The following issues may contribute towards a major accident or hazard:

Contributory factors for an assessor to consider concerning leak/gas detection

The Safety Report should address the following points:

Contributory factors for an assessor to consider concerning fire detection and control

The Safety Report should address the following points:

Major hazards

The Safety Report should address the following points:

Guidance and Codes of Practice relating to leak/gas detection

The following publications can be used as guidance material relating to safety issues surrounding the use of gas/leak detectors:

Further reading material

Case studies illustrating the importance of leak / gas detection

2016-07-22