Chemical Safety; Accident Investigation
Learn about the probability theory in risk analysis, as well as accident near-miss, and accident causation theories.Publisher: NPTEL
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In this course, you will learn about the importance of the probability theory in risk analysis, and how it is applied. The essential elements of the probability theory will also be covered extensively in this course. Then, the course will teach you about the application of probability as a method of risk assessment, and look at the mathematics behind the probability theory.
Then, this course will teach you about various studies that have been carried out in relation to accidents, and explain the concept of accident near-miss and how it happens. You will learn about the dangerous occurrences that have the possibility of developing risk outcomes. Lastly, this course will teach about the different outcomes of accidents, and look at some accident causation theories.
This course is helpful for learners who want to understand the various probability theories and how they can be applied in risk analysis. Learners can also understand the various elements of the probability theory, and they can solve the mathematics behind the probability theory. Begin this course now to learn about various accident studies and details of some accident causation theories.Start Course Now
Quantitative Risk Analysis
Quantitative Risk Analysis - Learning Outcomes
Review of Probability Theory
Quantitative Risk Analysis: Event Trees
Quantitative Risk Analysis: Fault Trees
Cause Consequence Analysis and Layer of Protection Analysis
Quantitative Risk Analysis - Lesson Summary
Introduction to Accident Investigation
Introduction to Accident Investigation - Learning Outcomes
Accident Research: Introduction
Accident Causation Theories
Accident Investigation Procedure I
Accident Investigation Procedure II
Jaipur Terminal Fire, India: October 29, 2009
Introduction to Accident Investigation - Lesson Summary
Having completed this course, you should be able to:
- Discuss a review of the probability theory in risk analysis.
- Explain the quantitative risk analysis of any hazard or hazard process.
- Discuss quantitative risk analysis related to the fault tree analysis.
- Explain the cause consequence analysis and the layer of protection analysis.
- Identify the methods used in bow-tie analysis.
- Discuss an introduction to accident research and investigation.
- Discuss various theories surrounding the causes of accidents.
- Identify the various procedures used in accident investigations.
- Discuss the six steps of the accident investigation protocol.
- Explain the causes and outcomes of the Jaipur terminal fire.
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