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CHE – 813 Risk, Hazard and Safety
Campus SCME
Programs PG
Session Fall Semester 2016
Course Title Risk, Hazard and Safety
Course Code CHE – 813
Credit Hours 3-0
Course Objectives To introduce methods of assessing risk and hazard and show how safety of weapons can be demonstrated.
Detail Content Definitions, Implications of unsafe equipment relationship between risk and hazard, Specifications of risk and hazard, connection with reliability, Designing to reduce risk-stress strength modeling, Modelling – Fault Tree Analysis, FMECA, Reliability Block Diagrams, Testing and demonstrations, Calculating risk & hazard using Software. Quality control and quality assurance, Explosive legislation and regulations, Disposal of explosive ordnance, Principles of safe handling of explosives, ammunition and prepared charges, Sensitivity of explosives to mechanical and electrical shock, static, impact and thermal stimuli & Stability, compatibility of explosives and methods of assessment and storage life prediction.
Text/Ref Books
  1. Explosives unofficial safety manual.
Time Schedule Fall Semester 2014
Faculty/Resource Person Dr. NoamanUl-Haq
Assistant Professor
Department of Chemical Engineering
School of Chemical and Materials Engineering
National University of Sciences and Technology