Webcast: Safability: Analyzing the relationship between safety and reliability

In this session Shon Isenhour talked about how to leverage the success many sites have had with safety to improve maintenance and reliability. We will also look at how maintenance and reliability can affect safety performance.

09/18/2014


  • What if we treated maintenance and reliability improvement like safety?
  • How Would that change our focus? our tactics?
  • What techniques could we apply directly from the other areas?
  • How are the two the same and how are they different?

In this session Shon Isenhour talked about how to leverage the success many sites have had with safety to improve maintenance and reliability. We will also look at how maintenance and reliability can affect safety performance. The connections are both interesting and profound. Both require education, diligence, focused attention to detail, planning, and measurable execution. They both provide lower risk, improved quality of life, lower stress and raise profits. The attendees will leave the session with real world executable tactics that improve performance. Topics will including visioning, communication, risk analysis, problem solving, improvement execution and measuring your success. After the session attendees will receive access to a Sustaining Skills Video that reinforces one of the key concepts.

Presenter: Shon Isenhour, CMRP, Founding Partner, Eruditio and the Institute At Patriot's Point.

Moderator: Bob Vavra, Content Manager and Moderator, Plant Engineering



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