Electrical, Control & Instrumentation (E, C&I) in the Onshore Chemicals, Explosives and Microbiological Sectors
In many processes and activities, E, C&I equipment and systems provide important prevention and mitigation measures against accidents.
This web portal provides a comprehensive guide to the legislation and benchmarks used during E, C&I inspections and Safety Report assessment work at onshore major hazard installations
The E,C&I discipline covers four key priority topics and the assessment of Safety Reports.
- Functional Safety
- Explosive Atmospheres
- Electrical Power Systems
- Cyber security
- COMAH Safety Reports
E,C&I factors have contributed to the causes of several recent incidents
A number of aspects of the E,C&I topics detailed within these web pages have been identified as both root causes and contributing factors to a number of major accidents, some where fatalities have occurred.