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If a Safety Instrumented System (SIS) suffers an undetected failure, the consequences can be serious. That’s why a comprehensive proof testing programme is necessary to ensure the safe, regulatory-compliant operation of process plant and tank storage facilities.read more
The Natural History Museum in London, UK is home to more than 22 million ‘wet’ specimens – stored in sample bottles and conserved in preservative. Read this blog to learn more about how GSE Systems Ltd applied its expertise in DSEAR to this famous institution.read more
This post explores the risk of arc flash in data centres and why increased arc flash risk is an unintended consequence of many design and operating characteristics of modern data centre infrastructures.read more
What exactly is ‘Functional Safety’? In this post, we go ‘back-to-basics’ to explain the fundamentals of Functional Safety, how it differs from Safety and what constitutes a Functionally Safe system.read more
While high voltage electrical installations are typically well aware of the dangers posed by arc flash, far less well understood is that arc flash risks are often present in low voltage installations too.read more
Focusing on day-to-day operations and production uptime, many organisations are unaware of their responsibilities under DSEAR regulations – until something goes wrong.read more
The causes of arc faults vary, but in most cases they are the result of human error or the failure of equipment. Knowledge is the first line of defence.read more