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Published: 15 June 2020
Fig. 17 Risk-assessment matrix for dust hazards analysis More
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Published: 01 January 2003
Fig. 21 Pipeline risk assessment model More
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2013
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05a.a0005757
EISBN: 978-1-62708-171-9
... Abstract Risk assessments (RAs) must be customized to the specific workplaces and to the actual work being performed. It is performed to make the workers and their management aware of the hazards in the work environment, identify each risk in a methodical manner, and put in place a plan...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 23
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2012
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v23.a0005686
EISBN: 978-1-62708-198-6
... describes infrared (IR) and thermal analyses that are used extensively to fingerprint polymeric materials. It also presents a discussion on the chemical characterization and risk assessment of extracts. Background information on risk assessments of extracts is also included. The four basic steps...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13a.a0003670
EISBN: 978-1-62708-182-5
... Abstract This article explains how an engineer might go about assessing the risk of microbiologically influenced corrosion (MIC) in an industrial situation. It describes the systems that are susceptible to the effects of MIC by sulfate-reducing bacteria (SRB). The article discusses the effects...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2013
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05a.a0005759
EISBN: 978-1-62708-171-9
..., ultraviolet light, and mechanical hazards. The means selected for safeguarding personnel must be based on a formal risk assessment that meets ANSI/RIA standards. The safeguards include sensing devices, barriers, awareness signals, procedures, and training. It also provides guidelines that are intended...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 18
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 31 December 2017
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v18.a0006430
EISBN: 978-1-62708-192-4
... Abstract Through detection of the wear, risk assessment can be performed, along with a related time to failure estimation through technologies such as electrical signature analysis (ESA) and motor current signature analysis. This article discusses the principle of operation of data collectors...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13C
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13c.a0004110
EISBN: 978-1-62708-184-9
... to coated as well as bare pipe; however, all inspection methods do not apply to both coated and bare pipe and may require different interpretation based upon the particular application. Step 1: Preassessment (Assessment of Risk and Threats) The preassessment action step consists of the collection...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 20
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v20.a0002436
EISBN: 978-1-62708-194-8
... the acceptance of some level of risk. All risk analysis methods have as their prime objective the prediction of future risks. The literature on the prediction of alternate futures is mixed with biases based on personal value systems and assessment of present trends. In truth, most predicted futures tell more...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13C
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13c.a0004215
EISBN: 978-1-62708-184-9
... visual inspection, and non-invasive inspection. Inspection execution, risk-based inspection, competence assurance of inspection personnel, inspection coverage, inspection periodicity, inspection anomaly criteria, assessment of fitness, and reporting requirements, are also discussed. The article addresses...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 7
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v07.a0006075
EISBN: 978-1-62708-175-7
... secondary explosions. These can be far more destructive than the primary explosion, due to the increased quantity and concentration of dispersed combustible dust. Assessment of Dust Explosion Potential Given the risks associated with metal dusts, it is prudent to perform an assessment of powder...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13a.a0003642
EISBN: 978-1-62708-182-5
...-effective solution for combating corrosion are generic to sound system management. Others are specifically related to the impact of corrosion damage on system integrity and operating costs. Risk assessments can be designed to answer many questions. Some have risk hierarchies with a limited number...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2013
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05a.a0005756
EISBN: 978-1-62708-171-9
... 9639 Kinsman Rd. Materials Park, OH 44073-0002 tss.asminternational.org/portal/site/tss/ “Safety Guidelines for Performing Risk Assessments” American Welding Society (AWS) C2.16 “Guide for Thermal Spray Operators” American Welding Society 8669 Doral Blvd., Suite 130 Doral, FL 33166...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 11A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 August 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11A.a0006809
EISBN: 978-1-62708-329-4
... to brittle fracture. Additionally, a series of case study examples are presented that demonstrate assessment procedures used to mitigate the risk of brittle fracture in process equipment. brittle fracture carbon steel failure assessment diagrams low-alloy steel piping pressure vessels risk...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 11A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 August 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11A.a0006803
EISBN: 978-1-62708-329-4
... between the risk of failure, inspections, and replacement must be found. These are the problems focused on in this discussion. However, the methods described for the definition of random variable uncertainty are applicable to the assessment of binary-type failure modes such as lightbulb life assessments...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 4C
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 09 June 2014
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v04c.a0005858
EISBN: 978-1-62708-167-2
... Environments In addition to the fields created by the power distribution and transformation lines mentioned previously, there are other sources of EMFs commonly found in industry. Each work situation is individual; it is therefore necessary to conduct a thorough assessment of risks in each case...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 20
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v20.a0002440
EISBN: 978-1-62708-194-8
... “The Worker in Transition: Technological Change,” Bethesda, MD , 5–7 April 1989 33. Schwing R.A. and Albers W.A. , Societal Risk Assessment , Plenum Press , 1980 10.1007/978-1-4899-0445-4 Selected References Selected References • Brown S. , LeMay I. , Sweet...
Series: ASM Handbook Archive
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0003501
EISBN: 978-1-62708-180-1
... materials selection risk assessment MATERIALS SELECTION is an important engineering function in both the design and failure analysis of components. In design, materials selection can be a complex, iterative process that solves a particular set of engineering objectives for a given component. Materials...
Series: ASM Handbook Archive
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0003505
EISBN: 978-1-62708-180-1
... have been proposed (e.g., Ref 44 ), but no suggestion yet made is fully satisfactory. The designer/producer must resolve this for each product. References 42 and 45 can be helpful in developing sensitivity to assessing an acceptable probability of injury. Acceptable Level of Risk Because...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13C
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13c.a0004131
EISBN: 978-1-62708-184-9
.... 14 ). Fig. 14 Stress-corrosion cracking on the Macchi MB-326 7075-T6 stabilizer spar of RAAF aircraft used by the acrobatic team Structure Risk assessment is certainly one of the most powerful means to manage an aged fleet. It consists of a study of the elements that contribute...