Course description for Hazardous Industry Laws MSIHC Rules, Scope & Applicability
Handling of most of the chemicals & gases pose inherent hazards in terms of “Flammability”, “Health Problems” “Toxicity”, “Environment Pollution” etc. Handling of Hazardous Chemicals has always been a challenge for the Chemical Industries. The inefficient operations causes serious repercussions to humans & environment. Regulatory frame work as per MSIHC rules provides the regulations for safe Manufacturing, Storage & Import of Hazardous Chemicals.
The two days course shall deliver the topics on “Hazardous Industries-MSIHC Provisions” including Regulatory Framework, Standard Operating Procedures, Best Engineering Practices etc.
Training Agenda for Hazardous Industry Laws MSIHC Rules, Scope & Applicability
Classification & Associated Hazards
Manufacturing, Storage & Import of Hazardous Chemical –Rules
Threshold Quantities & Their Regulations
Regulatory Bodies under MSIHC Rules
Emergency Response & Disaster Management Plan
Mutual Aid Provisions
Transportation of Hazardous Chemicals
Motor Vehicle Act Provisions for HAZCHEM
Safe Handling of Pressurised Gases
Gas Cylinder Rules & SMPV Rules
Managerial Perspectives in Hazardous Industries
Work Permit, Management of Change, SOPs, Safety Audits
Chemical Accidents Preparedness Rules.
Mock Drill Exercises
Accident Investigation & Reporting
Real Incident Case Studies
The topics shall be explained with number of video clippings & real life case studies.
Some of the illustrative case study topics are mentioned below:
Case Study-1 : Bhopal Gas Leak Incident of 1984
Case Study-2 : Jaipur Depot Petroleum Fire of 2009
Mr. A.K.Arora: Ex- Incharge (Process & Engg.), Oil Industry Safety Directorate cum General Manager,
Indian Oil Corporation Ltd. Mr. Arora is a Graduate Mechanical Engineer from IIT-BHU. He served large
chemical industries in India & Gulf in the fields of Process Safety, Plants Maintenance, Engineering
Services & Projects Management, for about 35 Years. During his tenure with OISD, Mr. Arora conducted
number of Technical Audits of chemical plants across the country. He also contributed his expertise in
preparing number of Technical Standards during the period. Now he serves the industry by way of
conducting Seminars & Training Sessions for the technical professionals.
Mr. Shashi Vardhan Pandey: Ex. General Manager: Indian Oil Corporation & Addl Director
(Environment), Oil Industry Safety Directorate. Mr. Pandey is a Graduate Chemical Engineer, with about
35 years of Chemical Industry experience in the fields of Plant Operations, Technical Services, Projects &
HSE function at number of Chemical Plants & Facilities. During his tenure with OISD Mr. Pandey
Conducted number of Technical Studies, Standards Writing, Technical Audits of number of industries. He
was also active member in number of technical committees in co-ordination with MOEF, CPCB & NDMA