Marco Pontiggia

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Release of hazardous materials in urban areas is a major concern in industrial risk assessment. The presence of high population density in such areas multiplies the magnitude of the consequences. In urban areas, many buildings with complex geometries are involved leading to 3D flow fields that strongly influence gas dispersion. Representing such complex(More)
Human and organizational factors (HOF) contribute to large number of accidents in process industries, therefore it is of prime importance to include HOF into risk assessment. In this paper, a newly developed methodology “Method for Error Deduction and Incident Analysis (MEDIA)” is presented. MEDIA is a taxonomy based HOF assessment methodology which can be(More)
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