Essay questions of Hazard Analysis in Safety
The 4 questions below require essay style answers using the attached chapter. Each question should be answered completely with at least 250 words.
Question 1. What are some examples of hazard control methods that are recommended in hazard prevention and reduction techniques? Do you feel that some of these methods are more important to use than others? Which do you believe reduces the possibility of a future hazard? Explain your answer. EACH QUESTION SHOULD BE ADDRESSED.
Question 2. When conducting a detailed analysis, explain the method technic of operations review. Explain how it allows both supervisors and employees to work together to analyze workplace accidents, failures, and incidents. Is this a successful method? What are some of the weaknesses of using the technic operations review? EACH QUESTION SHOULD BE ADDRESSED.
Question 3. Describe the purpose of a preliminary hazard analysis. How is expertise beneficial when conducting this type of analysis? Why is cost-benefit analysis such a critical part of hazard analysis and prevention? Explain your answer. EACH QUESTION SHOULD BE ADDRESSED.
Question 4. Compare and contrast the following hazard analysis methods:
a. failure mode and effects analysis (FMEA),
b. hazard and operability review (HAZOP),
c. human error analysis (HEA),
d. fault tree analysis (FTA), and
e. technic of operations review (TOR).
Your response should be at least 250 words in length for EACH question . Please use at least the attached chapter as source material for your response. Any other sources also used, must be referenced; paraphrased and quoted material must have accompanying citations.