The Safety Lifecycle as a Risk Control LoopThursday, April 26, 2012
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I have been doing a number of recent projects introducing the safety lifecycle to companies that are new to the field. As a result I have been playing with various ways to think about the overall safety lifecycle philosophy. As many of the more experienced readers are aware, the overall safety lifecycle ideas are not new. But, it is worth looking at these ideas in a variety of ways to ensure we are implementing them as effectively and clearly as possible.
Today’s blog supports this goal. It presents the safety lifecycle as a basic feedback and control loop to achieve a set point value for risk as shown in the figure.
In this risk management…