New CCPS Guideline Book: Guidelines for Recognizing and Responding to Normalization of Deviation

  • Type:
    Conference Presentation
  • Conference Type:
    AIChE Spring Meeting and Global Congress on Process Safety
  • Presentation Date:
    April 13, 2016
  • Duration:
    30 minutes
  • Skill Level:
  • PDHs:

Share This Post:

This paper outlines the content of a new CCPS guidelines book entitled Guidelines For Recognizing And Responding To Normalization Of Deviation.  As defined in the CCPS Process Safety Glossary, normalization of deviation is a gradual erosion of standards of performance as a result of increased tolerance of nonconformance.  This book contains guidance on identifying normalization of deviation and provides techniques that can be utilized to reduce its occurrence in operating areas and throughout the entire organization.  The tie-in between traditional process safety concepts including risk management, inherently safer design, human factors, safety management systems, and safety culture and normalization of deviation is discussed and illustrated with examples.      

Once the content has been viewed and you have attested to it, you will be able to download and print a certificate for PDH credits. If you have already viewed this content, please click here to login.



Do you already own this?



AIChE Member Credits 0.5
AIChE Members $19.00
Employees of CCPS Member Companies $19.00
AIChE Graduate Student Members Free
AIChE Undergraduate Student Members Free
Non-Members $29.00