This process safety guidance has been developed by the Chemical Industries Association (CIA) in the UK.
The guidance summarizes the chief indicators of best practice. A short questionnaire is included allowing for a self-assessment. Issues covered include leadership, policy, visibility, performance indicators, improvement plan a. o.
The company will gain in terms of its ability to avoid major accidents, to satisfy expectations of regulators, and to demonstrate to the public that chemical businesses responsibly manage major hazard risks.