skip to content
Loss prevention in the process industries : hazard identification, assessment, and control Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Loss prevention in the process industries : hazard identification, assessment, and control

Author: Frank P Lees
Publisher: Boston : Butterworth-Heinemann, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
Summary:

The process industries are growing, with corresponding increases in the quantities of hazardous materials being used. This book examines loss prevention, the avoidance of human and economic loss. It  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Frank P Lees
ISBN: 0750615478 9780750615471
OCLC Number: 32892034
Notes: Revised edition of: Loss prevention in the process industries. 1980.
Description: 3 volumes : illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm
Contents: CONTENTS INCLUDE: Introduction; Hazard accident and loss; Legislation and law; Major hazard control; Economics and insurance; Management systems; Reliability engineering; Hazard identification and safety audit; Hazard assessment; Plant siting and layout; Process design; Pressure system design; Control system design; Human factors in process control; Emission and dispersion; Fire; Explosion; Toxic release; Plant commissioning and inspection; Plant operation; Plant maintenance and modification; Storage; Transport; Emergency planning; Personal safety; Accident research; Information feedback; Safety systems; Computer aids; Artificial intelligence and expert systems; APPENDICES - Case histories; Flixborough; Seveso; Mexico City; Bhopal; Pasadena; Canvey Reports; Rijnmond Report;Laboratories; Pilot plants; Pollution; Noise; Safety factors for simple relief systems; Failure and event data; Earthquakes; San Carlos de la Rapita; ACDS Transport Hazards Report; Offshore; Piper Alpha; Nuclear energy; Three Mile Island; Chernobyl; Rasmussen Report; ACMH Licence Model Conditions; HSE Guidelines on Developments Near Major Hazards; Public enquiries; Standards and Codes; Institutional publications; Information sources; Units and unit conversions
Responsibility: Frank P. Lees.
More information:

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"'Professor Lees has covered what seems to be virtually every aspect of process engineering and the loss prevention aspects therein' - PROCESS ENGINEERING ' This is the most comprehensive safety Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/32892034> # Loss prevention in the process industries : hazard identification, assessment, and control
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "32892034" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/Boston> ; # Boston
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/mau> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204623> ; # Great Britain.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836969978#Topic/industrie_petrochimique_grande_bretagne_mesures_de_securite> ; # Industrie pétrochimique--Grande-Bretagne--Mesures de sécurité
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/660.2804/e20/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836969978#Topic/catastrophes> ; # Catastrophes
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1059479> ; # Petroleum chemicals industry--Safety measures
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836969978#Topic/petroleum_chemicals_industry_great_britain_safety_measures> ; # Petroleum chemicals industry--Great Britain--Safety measures
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836969978#Topic/industrie_chimiques_mesures_de_securite> ; # Industrie chimiques--Mesures de sécurité
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836969978#Topic/accidents_prevention> ; # Accidents--Prévention
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836969978#Thing/chemicals> ; # Chemicals
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836969978#Topic/industrie_petrochimique> ; # Industrie pétrochimique
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836969978#Place/royaume_uni> ; # Royaume-Uni.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836969978#Topic/securite_du_travail> ; # Sécurité du travail
   schema:bookEdition "2nd ed." ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/55450343> ; # Frank P. Lees
   schema:datePublished "1996" ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/836969978> ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "Loss prevention in the process industries : hazard identification, assessment, and control"@en ;
   schema:productID "32892034" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/32892034#PublicationEvent/boston_butterworth_heinemann_1996> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836969978#Agent/butterworth_heinemann> ; # Butterworth-Heinemann
   schema:url <http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/els032/95034396.html> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780750615471> ;
   umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GB9673261> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/32892034> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/Boston> # Boston
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Boston" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836969978#Agent/butterworth_heinemann> # Butterworth-Heinemann
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Butterworth-Heinemann" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836969978#Topic/accidents_prevention> # Accidents--Prévention
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Accidents--Prévention"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836969978#Topic/industrie_chimiques_mesures_de_securite> # Industrie chimiques--Mesures de sécurité
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Industrie chimiques--Mesures de sécurité"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836969978#Topic/industrie_petrochimique> # Industrie pétrochimique
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Industrie pétrochimique"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836969978#Topic/industrie_petrochimique_grande_bretagne_mesures_de_securite> # Industrie pétrochimique--Grande-Bretagne--Mesures de sécurité
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Industrie pétrochimique--Grande-Bretagne--Mesures de sécurité"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836969978#Topic/petroleum_chemicals_industry_great_britain_safety_measures> # Petroleum chemicals industry--Great Britain--Safety measures
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85100420> ;
   schema:name "Petroleum chemicals industry--Great Britain--Safety measures"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836969978#Topic/securite_du_travail> # Sécurité du travail
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Sécurité du travail"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1059479> # Petroleum chemicals industry--Safety measures
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Petroleum chemicals industry--Safety measures"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204623> # Great Britain.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Great Britain." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/55450343> # Frank P. Lees
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Lees" ;
   schema:givenName "Frank P." ;
   schema:name "Frank P. Lees" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780750615471>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0750615478" ;
   schema:isbn "9780750615471" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/32892034>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
   schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/32892034> ; # Loss prevention in the process industries : hazard identification, assessment, and control
   schema:dateModified "2017-12-25" ;
   void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.