BS EN 61882:2016 - Hazard and operability studies (HAZOP studies). Application guide

BS EN 61882:2016

Hazard and operability studies (HAZOP studies). Application guide

Status : Current   Published : June 2016



IEC 61882:2016 is available as

IEC 61882:2016 RLV

which contains the International Standard and its Redline version, showing all changes of the technical content compared to the previous edition.

IEC 61882:2016 provides a guide for HAZOP studies of systems using guide words. It gives guidance on application of the technique and on the HAZOP study procedure, including definition, preparation, examination sessions and resulting documentation and follow-up. Documentation examples, as well as a broad set of examples encompassing various applications, illustrating HAZOP studies are also provided. This second edition cancels and replaces the first edition published in 2001. This edition constitutes a technical revision. This edition includes the following significant technical changes with respect to the previous edition:

- clarification of terminology as well as alignment with terms and definitions within ISO 31000:2009 and ISO Guide 73:2009;

- addition of an improved case study of a procedural HAZOP. Keywords: HAZOP, risks and operability problems

Standard NumberBS EN 61882:2016
TitleHazard and operability studies (HAZOP studies). Application guide
Publication Date30 June 2016
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)IEC 60050-192
Informative References(Provided for Information)IEC 62502:2010, EN 61511-3:2004, IEC 61160:2005, IEC 60812:2006, EN 62502:2010, EN 61160:2005, IEC 61025:2006, IEC/ISO 31010:2009, EN 61025:2007, EN 60812:2006, EN 31010:2010, IEC 61511-3:2003
ReplacesBS IEC 61882:2001
International RelationshipsEN 60079-14:2008,EN 61882:2016,IEC 61882:2016
Draft Superseded By15/30309554 DC
DescriptorsOperating conditions, Hazardous areas classification (for electrical equipment), Handbooks, Research methods, Risk assessment, Hazards, Research
Title in FrenchÉtudes de danger et d'exploitabilité (études HAZOP). Guide d'application
Title in GermanHAZOP-Verfahren (HAZOP-Studien). Anwendungsleitfaden
ISBN978 0 580 87354 6
File Size3.259 MB

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