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In the latest issue of the Engineers Journal, Richard Coffey of PM Group shares his ideas to improve communication and provide a better understanding of Layer of Protection Analysis (LOPA) among safety professionals, operations personnel and production managers.

Although safety professionals often use Layers Of Protection Analysis (LOPA) for risk assessment, some managers can be sceptical about these techniques. More often than not, the distrust stems from not getting proper information about LOPA.

This scepticism is healthy and provides an opportunity for safety professionals to explain and educate managers about the technique’s role and value.

Read Richard's full article in the Engineers journal