Guidelines for Performing Effective Pre-Startup Safety Reviews

March, 2007

This book provides guidance to those with responsibility for scheduling and executing a Pre-Startup Safety Review (PSSR).

  • It outlines a protocol and tool for use by project or turnaround teams, to effectively and efficiently schedule and execute a PSSR.

  • Integrates PSSR throughout the project/turnaround phases, with a verification check at the traditional PSSR step

  • Supports a "right first time" and "check only once" project philosophy to eliminate surprises

  • Features how-to checklists, hazard assessment, batch and continuous processes, validation, and documentation

  • Includes a CD with PSSR checklists and PSSR management system examples.

Note: CD-ROM/DVD and other supplementary materials are not included as part of eBook file