HSL: Human reliability assessment using (HEART) – Buxton, 10-11 February 2015

Date and location

10 – 11 February 2015, Health and Safety Laboratory, Harpur Hill, Buxton,
Derbyshire, SK17 9JN

Event overview

Achieving high reliability is the ultimate aim of safety management. Quantifying equipment failure rates is a well-established part of this process, but this knowledge represents only a portion of the complete picture. In this course, one of the most accessible techniques, the Human Error Assessment and Reduction Technique (HEART), will be explained. It is used in a wide range of industries such as chemical, oil, gas, nuclear, transport, defence and medicine, and gives insight into potential sources of error.

Who should attend?

This course is for risk analysts, safety case assessors and managers, operations managers, safety advisors and specialists, systems engineers, system and equipment design assessors, regulators, inspectors and human factors advisors.

Information and booking

A full programme and online booking form can be found on the Human Reliability Assessment Using The Human Error Assessment and Reduction Technique event page. Alternatively, you can email HSL Training or call 01298 218806.

Article source: http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/hsl-heart.htm