Loss-Prevention and Risk-Mitigation by Reducing False-Alarms in Equipment Protection Systems
TRIP-A-LARM CORP DEERFIELD BEACH FL
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Like death and taxes Equipment Protection System failures alarms are undesirable, unpredictable, unwarranted, and unexplainable. 95 of industrial alarms are false, 99 in aircraft, and 99.9 in security systems. They excite management, incite environmentalists, spur regulatory agencies, and frighten many. Product loss and wasted resources are obvious consequences. Not so obvious is the negative impact on safety. Fail-safe... shutdown upon failure... doesnt make the situation safer. Instead, theres a high-risk of damage or catastrophe during restart.
- Safety Engineering
- Protective Equipment