In 1991, new regulations and ordinances concerning'protection against incidents'came into effect in Switzerland.
The Federal Office for Environment, Forests and Landscape (BUWAL) published guidance rules (Handbooks I-III) defining the risk methodology to be followed.
Recognizing the need for an integrated approach to risk management, a joint project, Polyproject on Risk and Safety of Technical Systems, was launched in 1992 at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zurich, with the aim of studying these problems.
This paper describes a framework for the analysis of emissions, and presents a methodology for assessing the risk of the transportation of dangerous goods by road and rail in Switzerland.
Mots-clés Pascal : Article synthèse, Toxique, Transports, Législation, Gestion, Risque, Usine, Prévention accident, Evaluation risque
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Switzerland, Integrated regional risk assessment, Dangerous goods transportation, Regional risk assessment, Reviews, Hazardous materials, Transportation, Laws and legislation, Management, Risks, Industrial plants, Accident prevention, Risk assessment
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 96-0453702
Code Inist : 002B30B. Création : 10/04/1997.