Identify where hazards are present, help quantify loss potential, and develop cost-effective protection solutions
Explosion hazards are an ever-present reality in industries that handle, process, or store flammable liquids, flammable gasses, and combustible solids that produce dust.
Explosions present a significant life safety risk, and can result in extensive damage to buildings and specialized industrial equipment.
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The factors that contribute to the risk and severity of an explosion can be complex, and the measures required to mitigate the risks and to protect facilities and personnel demand specialized knowledge.
PLC has been an active member of the NFPA Technical Committee on Explosion Prevention Systems since 1988
PLC has been an active member of the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) Technical Committee on Explosion Prevention Systems since 1988, and has spent decades developing an understanding of hazard and protection requirements from additional organizations including:
- International Standards Organization (ISO)
- The Association of German Engineers (VDI)
- European Directives (ATEX)
- Factory Mutual Global (FM)
As a result, we have the know-how and the experience to minimize the risk and consequences of an explosion.