Risk Management Consultants
Understanding and facilitating the effective management of risk is our core business. Only when the risk facing an organisation is well understood can it be effectively managed. Key to the successful identification, assessment and management of risk is engagement with the right people, using the right processes at the right time. We believe we are different to many of our competitors and our approach is distinctive, we don’t always walk the well-trodden path but look at each client’s particular risk context and develop a tailored solution, working in partnership with our clients.
Collaboration is key to our approach. Our teams work with our clients to provide clear outputs that can then be fed into pragmatic risk management solutions. We use transparent techniques and focus on communicating complex information in a clear and accessible way.
Our role is to help you to understand the hazards and threats facing you from a business risk perspective, some of which may not be obvious. We will build up a clear picture of the risk and help you to focus your efforts in the right places.
Our environmental specialists work closely with you to develop a process that suits your company and objectives, from modelling and reporting to liaising with stakeholders and local communities.
RAS become Cogent Assured Training Providers
RAS are pleased to announce that we are now Assured Providers of the Cogent Process Safety Management for Operators (PSMO) course.
The two-day course is designed to provide operators, maintenance technicians and long-term contractors with a clear picture of the principles of process safety and their role in managing major accident hazards on their site. Recognised by the Competent Authority, the course has been developed by industry, for industry, and is part of a suite of Process Safety Industry Management Standards. Course contents are adapted to the organisation, reflecting site specific hazards and control measures to keep all information context specific.
Key aspects of the course include:
• The business case for effective process safety management.
• The hazards, risks and consequences associated with hazardous substances and processes.
• The hazards, consequences and safeguards in the specific process or plant you operate or maintain.
• How to keep the process safe – the role of operations (Operator & Maintenance) in ensuring effective process safety.
• Emergency planning and the need for effective measures to limit the consequences of process incidents.
• The role of operations in applying learning from incidents and near misses.
The course can be delivered online or in person to a maximum of 12 delegates.
RAS become an authorised distributor for CGE Risk Software
RAS are pleased to announce that we are now an authorised distributor for CGE Risk software, including BowTieXP. BowTieXP enables you to visualise risks in a way that is understandable, yet also allows for detailed risk-based improvement plans. Bowtie diagrams are a clear and concise way of presenting your accident scenarios, detailing the credible causes, consequences and most importantly the safeguards, or barriers, that are in place to manage the risks. The software supports an easy and valuable bowtie development process, the results of which can be used both for demonstrating regulatory compliance and maintaining a current representation of your safety barrier status.