With increased focus on risk management and regulatory compliance, companies are looking to develop and implement alarm management programs that follow good engineering practices and improve operations. But where to start? This webinar will discuss a seven-step program, based on the ISA-18.2 alarm management lifecycle, which drives continuous improvement without overtaxing your plant resources. Specific topics include:
· developing an alarm philosophy
· alarm rationalization
· implementing designed suppression and alarm shelving
· creation of alarm response procedures
· monitoring & assessment of alarm system performance
It will also show the quantifiable business results that can be achieved from an effective alarm management program.