COMAH aims to prevent and mitigate the effects of major accidents involving dangerous substances which can cause serious damage/harm to people and/or the environment. COMAH treats risks to the environment as seriously as those to people. Changes introduced by the COMAH15 regulations. Although many duties will be familiar from COMAH99, COMAH15 ...
The regulation of Conventional Health and Safety on GB ...
Regulations 2017 at ONR’s sites. 3.4 COMAH 2015 is enforced in GB by the COMAH Competent Authority (CA). ONR are one of five public bodies alongside HSE which comprise the COMAH CA, working in partnership with the appropriate environment agency (EA, SEPA or NRW) for the location of the ONR COMAH establishments.
MoU for Control of Major Accident Hazards Regulations (COMAH)
6. This MoU describes how, at any COMAH establishment, HSE or ONR and the appropriate agency act jointly in order to fulfil their responsibilities as the CA. 7. This MoU also explains how HSE, ONR and the agencies collaborate to deliver appropriate consistency of regulation under the COMAH Regulations within Great Britain. 8.
that are covered by the Control of Major Accident Hazards (COMAH) Regulations 2015. COMAH establishments. Major accident examples. Buncefield Oil Stoage Depot (11/12/05) Bhopal - Union Carbide (3/12/1984) Feyzin (4/1/1966) More major accidents. Hazardous substances consent application. An online ‘wizard’ to guide applicants.
Control of Major Accident Hazards (COMAH) offences - GOV.UK
Control of major accident hazards (COMAH) We are part of the competent authority tasked with overseeing and enforcing the Control of Major Accident Hazards Regulations 2015 (COMAH) in Scotland, along with the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) or the Office of Nuclear Regulation (ONR).
Understanding COMAH and how it works - HSEWatch.com
NOTE: The Control of Major Accident Hazards 2015 regulation launched on the 1st of June 2015 was a replacement for the CoMAH 1999. Read Also: What is Hazmat Test. Who enforces COMAH. Control of Major Accident Hazards regulation 2015 is enforced in Great Britain by the COMAH competent authority (CA).
COMAH 2015: Practical classification of mixtures on COMAH ...
(HSE) or the Office for Nuclear Regulation (ONR), and the relevant environmental agency, within the period specified in the COMAH 2015 guidance, i.e. by 1st June 2016. This paper describes a practical approach to the hazards classification process for mixtures created on site for
COMAH Strategic Forum This is the web community for the COMAH Strategic Forum (CSF) - the high level joint chemical industry and regulator forum working to improve major accident hazard management and raise standards across industry.