Risk & Safety Forum Theme: Industry 4.0 – risk, safety and regulation in an increasingly digital world.
Day 1: Tuesday 15 September 2020
All times are BST/UK Time
10:00 - 10:30 - Virtual Networking
10:30 - 10:35 - Break
10:35 - 10:45 - Welcome, introduction and aims for online Risk & Safety Forum - Jasbir Sidhu, Managing Director, CRA
10:45 - 11:15 - 'A Model-Based Approach for Mission Critical Infrastructure' - Ajit Rai, Assystem
Overview: This presentation will discuss the approach of Model-Based RAMS that aims to integrate the standard RAMS approach with the Model-Based System Engineering for design and analysis of complex systems. It will highlight the challenges and the benefits of this approach during the entire life cycle of complex systems.
11:15 - 11:20 - Break
11:20 - 11:50 - 'Widening the Scope of Risk Assessment and Management' - Shahen Poghosyan, International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)
Overview: This talk will discuss IAEA activities in the area of risk assessment and risk-informed decision making. In particular, the presentation will elaborate on the current IAEA activities, such as risk assessment in multi-unit and multi-source context, PSA for SMRs, and use of PSA insights for security purposes.
11:50 - 12:00 - 'Safety and Reliability Society: The home of safety, reliability and risk management practitioners' - Dr Emma Taylor, Non-Exec Director Safety and Reliability Society (SaRS)
12:00 - Close / Break
13:00 - 14:00 - PSA Introduction & Surgery - Michael Zammett, Principal Consultant CRA
An introductory session to PSA where a basic overview will be presented followed by a session where people can pose their problems live for review by our PSA expert.
Day 2: Wednesday 16 September 2020
All times are BST / UK Time
10:00 - 10:05 - Welcome & Introduction
10:05 - 10:35 - ‘Safety for Fusion’ - Dr. Lavinia Raganelli, Consultant, CRA
Overview: This presentation will discuss the challenges and opportunities when developing risk models and safety cases for nuclear fusion technology.
Dr. Raganelli will share examples from CRA’s projects including: producing the Reliability Availability Maintainability and Inspectability (RAMI) analysis for the test blanket system at ITER and supporting the seismic safety design for the Remote Maintenance equipment for DEMO.
10:35 - 10:40 - Break
10:40 - 11:10 - Panel Session: Model Based Safety Cases
Panellists working in different safety-critical sectors will discuss / answer questions on the development, propagation and use of risk models.
Andy Kilner, EUROCONTROL
Alžbeta Helienek, C4SAM/Ricardo Rail
Dr Emma Taylor, Rail Safety and Standards Board (RSSB)
11:10 - 11:15 - Break
11:15 - 12:00 - Workshop: Performance Shaping Factors (PSF) – Avoiding expensive and dangerous outcomes through the application of Human Factors - Adrian Wheatley, Chief Consultant – Human Factors, CRA and Andrew Wright, Senior Consultant – Human Factors, CRA
12:00 - Close
The Risk & Safety Forum is free to attend and booking is now open. Click the following link to register: CRA Risk & Safety Forum 2020 Registration.
View biographies of the Risk & Safety Forum speakers here: CRA Risk & Safety Forum 2020 Speakers.