Monthly Archives: August 2013

Use of Internal PSM Audits by OSHA Inspectors

Before the OSHA PSM standard became official (May 1992), OSHA said that they would not use 3rd party or even first party (internal audits) of PSM against a company, but then they add "initially".  When asked by us what this meant, they said the first few years of implementation of PSM; this was to encourage [...]

By | 2016-09-05T09:48:16+00:00 August 17th, 2013|Uncategorized|0 Comments

PSM (process safety management) – Basics: What it is and isn’t.

Firstly, you cannot "write a PSM" .... I'm not even sure what that would be. PSM is a not a document for compliance like some environmental studies. PSM, if done correctly, is a way to run a business. If developed and implemented right, it will control the human factors that control the human error that [...]

By | 2016-12-07T01:33:36+00:00 August 6th, 2013|Uncategorized|0 Comments