Steve Arendt

  • Citation name:
    Arendt, S.
  • Affiliation:
    ABS Consulting
  • State:
    TX
  • Country:
    USA

Steve Arendt has 35+ years of experience in process safety and risk management. In 2006, Steve led technical reviews for the BP Baker Panel evaluation of PSM effectiveness, process safety culture, and corporate oversight of BP's five U.S. refineries. Since then, Steve had led 35+ projects evaluating process safety culture for oil and gas, chemical, pharmaceutical, and consumer products companies. Since 1989, Mr. Arendt has worked with several industry groups to develop technical positions dealing with OSHA's process safety management regulation (29 CFR 1910.119) and EPA's risk management program rule (40 CFR Part 68). Mr. Arendt has coauthored: Guidelines for Implementing PSM, 2nd Edition, CCPS, 2016 and Guidelines for Risk Based Process Safety, CCPS, 2007 Steve is the 2006 Merit Award recipient from the Mary Kay O'Connor Process Safety Center and 2007 CCPS Fellow.

Sessions chaired or co-chaired:
Emerging Issues in Global Process Safety – Impact On Industry From Recent Accidents2010 Spring Meeting & 6th Global Congress on Process Safety
Improving Process Safety Regulations2010 Spring Meeting & 6th Global Congress on Process Safety
Learning From Our Systems2010 Spring Meeting & 6th Global Congress on Process Safety
Learning From the Past2011 Spring Meeting & 7th Global Congress on Process Safety
Reinvigorating and Evolving Process Safety Implementation2011 Spring Meeting & 7th Global Congress on Process Safety
Authored:
How a Company Can Achieve Quick Improvements in Process Safety
2017 Spring Meeting and 13th Global Congress on Process Safety (ISBN: 978-0-8169-1098-4)
(47a) Lessons from Safety Culture Evaluations at Process Facilities2008 Spring Meeting & 4th Global Congress on Process Safety
(152b) Making Everyone a Barrier Guardian2018 Spring Meeting and 14th Global Congress on Process Safety
(50a) Best Practices in Process Safety Culture
2019 Spring Meeting and 15th Global Congress on Process Safety (ISBN: 978-0-8169-1109-7)
Associated proceedings: 
2010 Spring Meeting & 6th Global Congress on Process Safety
2017 Spring Meeting and 13th Global Congress on Process Safety
2008 Spring Meeting & 4th Global Congress on Process Safety
2007 Spring Meeting & 3rd Global Congress on Process Safety
2011 Spring Meeting & 7th Global Congress on Process Safety
2017 Middle East Process Safety Conference
2018 Spring Meeting and 14th Global Congress on Process Safety
2nd CCPS Global Summit on Process Safety
2019 Spring Meeting and 15th Global Congress on Process Safety