COMAH/Seveso

New guidance for COMAH / Seveso safety reports by Liam P. Ó Cléirigh

New guidance for COMAH / Seveso safety reports

We review the key implications for facility operators of the Health & Safety Authority’s 2017 guidance on preparing safety reports for COMAH / Seveso compliance. Read more

LOPA - a tool for investment appraisal & compliance by Tom Leonard

LOPA - a tool for investment appraisal & compliance

We consider how layers of protection analysis (LOPA) can be a powerful tool for demonstrating compliance and informing investment decisions regarding 'necessary measures'. Read more

LOPA analysis at petroleum bulk storage facility by Tom Leonard

LOPA analysis at petroleum bulk storage facility

Our layers of protection analysis (LOPA) analysis demonstrated how proposed upgrades could reduce the major accident risk to a level as low as reasonably practicable. Read more

Compliance with new Seveso III regulations by Tom Leonard

Compliance with new Seveso III regulations

Operators of COMAH / Seveso establishments in Ireland should be aware of the requirements set out in the new regulations that were introduced in 2015. Read more

COMAH compliance at manufacturing facility by Tom Leonard

COMAH compliance at manufacturing facility

We developed and implemented a best-practice approach to compliance with the COMAH / 'Seveso' regulations at our client's high-value manufacturing facility. Read more

Refurbishment of 150 kt oil storage facility by Liam P. Ó Cléirigh

Refurbishment of 150 kt oil storage facility

Byrne Ó Cléirigh acted as client engineer and project manager on the refurbishment of this facility into a strategic storage site for petroleum products. Read more

Safety & risk management by Liam P. Ó Cléirigh

Safety & risk management

We identify, analyse and evaluate risk so our clients can better understand and manage their risk profiles and enhance the profitability and sustainability of their enterprise. We ... Read more

Classification, labelling & packaging (CLP) regulation by Liam P. Ó Cléirigh

Classification, labelling & packaging (CLP) regulation

The European system for classifying, labelling and packaging of dangerous substances has been updated, with the CLP regulation replacing the dangerous substances directive. This h ... Read more