Accession Number:

ADA532116

Title:

Assessing Explosives Safety Risks, Deviations, and Consequences

Descriptive Note:

Technical paper

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE EXPLOSIVES SAFETY BOARD ALEXANDRIA VA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2010-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

45.0

Abstract:

1.1.1. To better serve the warfighter, the Department of Defense Explosives Safety Board DDESB is continually transforming, seeking continuous improvement, and operationalizing the DoDs ESMP. This includes the development of new ESMP-related tools and approaches to assist warfighters in executing their mission, conserving resources, and maximizing operational effectiveness. When mission risk is reviewed and managed correctly, Department of Defense DoD Components can safely and aggressively execute their missions. 1.1.2. This TP 1.1.2.1. Describes the DDESB Explosives Safety Risk Management ESRM Program outlined in DoD Instruction DoDI 6055.16 Reference a. 1.1.2.2. Presents a course of action and a tool to standardize the deviation process and information provided for explosives risk decisions. 1.1.2.3. Provides decision-makers associated with DoD munitions assets worldwide with a more understandable and consolidated information package for their review, with the overall goal to reduce and manage residual risk.

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management
  • Safety Engineering
  • Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE