IEC-61882 Hazard and operability studies (HAZOP studies) - Application guide

Show Complete Document History

Document Center Inc. is an authorized dealer of IEC standards.
The following bibliographic material is provided to assist you with your purchasing decision:

IEC 61882:2016 provides a guide for HAZOP studies of systems using guide words. It gives guidance on application of the technique and on the HAZOP study procedure, including definition, preparation, examination sessions and resulting documentation and follow-up. Documentation examples, as well as a broad set of examples encompassing various applications, illustrating HAZOP studies are also provided. This second edition cancels and replaces the first edition published in 2001. This edition constitutes a technical revision. This edition includes the following significant technical changes with respect to the previous edition:
- clarification of terminology as well as alignment with terms and definitions within ISO 31000:2009 and ISO Guide 73:2009;
- addition of an improved case study of a procedural HAZOP. Keywords: HAZOP, risks and operability problems



To find similar documents by classification:

03.100.50 (Production. Production management)

03.120.01 (Quality in general Including general aspects related to reliability and maintainability)

13.020.30 (Environmental impact assessment Including environmental risk management)

This document comes with our free Notification Service, good for the life of the document.

This document is available in either Paper or PDF format.

Document Number

IEC 61882 Ed. 2.0 b:2016

Revision Level




Publication Date

March 1, 2016

Committee Number