Phase one

data

Predicting risk

In the predicting risk work  the feasibility of deploying off the shelf predictive analytic tools for use in health and safety contexts has been explored.
Buncefield oil depot incident December 2005

Loss of containment insights

Across the process industries, both on and offshore, a key focus is upon maintaining primary containment. Primary containment refers to keeping flammable and toxic materials inside plant items such as vessels, tanks and pipework.
O Halo

Automatic anonymising and desensitising of data 

The UK Government’s Health and Safety Executive, HSE, accumulates large volumes of information on health and safety industrial operating experience, how well risks are controlled across workplaces and the causes of serious a
web scraping

Web scraping health and safety intelligence

Of the vast amount of information on the Internet, most is plain text.
industry 4.0

Industry 4.0 implications for health and safety

‘Industry 4.0’, the name given to the emerging use of a suite of technologies across many industry sectors, is revolutionising industrial operations in workplaces.
Confined spaces

Confined spaces

Confined spaces continue to cause significant harm around the world and confined space deaths continue to occur in the UK.
Cement industry health and safety

International insights in the cement industry

This study aims to explore the possibility of sharing existing knowledge with regards to creating an industrial database for these prevalent hazards within the cement industry, which will incorporate the high risk activities
Workplace

Development of capacities to extract health and safety insights from free-text sources

As recent developments in text mining, natural language processing and machine learning are becoming more mainstream, the task of generating data driven insights and learning from health and safety operational intelligence, particularly from
Data

Health and safety performance benchmarking

Organisations generate a wealth of routine health and safety data as part of day-to-day operations that provide a useful proxy measure of how well they manage their health and safety risks as an organisation.