Steven T. Maher

  • Citation name:
    Maher, S. T.
  • Affiliation:
    Risk Management Professionals
  • State:
    CA
  • Country:
    USA

Steve Maher is currently a Principal Engineer with Risk Management Professionals. For the past 37 years of his career, he has focused on high quality applications of Process Safety, Risk Management, and Loss Prevention technologies such as CalARP, PSM, SEMP/SEMS, and RMP for a broad spectrum of industries. HAZOP Studies and LOPA represent a key specialty. He received his BSME from Duke University and MSME from Carnegie-Mellon University, is a Certified Safety Professional (Systems Safety), and holds Professional Engineering certifications in Mechanical and Chemical Engineering. Mr. Maher has been actively involved in Process Safety since the early 1980’s, serving on the Center for Chemical Process Safety Technical Steering Committee, and was the lead engineer for a landmark 1989 evaluation of Platform Safety Shut-down System reliability using Fault Tree Analysis and Quantitative Risk Assessment.

Authored:
(154c) Using HAZOP/LOPA to Create an Effective Mechanical Integrity Program
2017 Spring Meeting and 13th Global Congress on Process Safety (ISBN: 978-0-8169-1098-4)
Avoiding Quality Pitfalls for HAZOP/LOPA Sessions and Documentation2018 Spring Meeting and 14th Global Congress on Process Safety
(7b) Optimizing Your Remote HAZOP/LOPA Experience2018 Spring Meeting and 14th Global Congress on Process Safety
Associated proceedings: 
2017 Spring Meeting and 13th Global Congress on Process Safety
2011 Spring Meeting & 7th Global Congress on Process Safety
2012 Spring Meeting & 8th Global Congress on Process Safety
2018 Spring Meeting and 14th Global Congress on Process Safety
2020 Virtual Spring Meeting and 16th GCPS