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Maintenance related risks: Do they need any further investigation
Luleå University of Technology, Department of Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering, Operation, Maintenance and Acoustics.
2002 (English)Conference paper, Presentation (Refereed)
Abstract [en]

The purpose of maintenance is to ensure safety and dependability of a system. The maintenance personnel perform different maintenance activities. In Sweden there exist regulations, to some extent covering maintenance and operation of technical systems. The purpose of these regulations is to reduce the risk for the humans, the environment and the property. Still, many accidents occur in connection with maintenance or service. Reasons for this are, e.g., that procedures are not followed, proper training is lacking, or the maintainability of the system is poor.In an ongoing study at the Centre for Dependability and Maintenance at Luleå University of Technology, a number of company representatives are interviewed and incident reports and accident investigations from a number of different papers and scientific reports are studied with respect to possible maintenance related causes and corresponding effects. The purpose of this study is to perform an investigation in order to answer the question: Do maintenance related risks need further investigation? In this paper some preliminary findings will be presented.

Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2002.
Keyword [en]
Industrial engineering and economy - Other industrial engineering and economics
Keyword [sv]
Industriell teknik och ekonomi - Övrig industriell teknik och ekonomi
Research subject
Operation and Maintenance
Identifiers
URN: urn:nbn:se:ltu:diva-38943Local ID: d8149ca8-df7e-4c98-9437-241312900bcdOAI: oai:DiVA.org:ltu-38943DiVA: diva2:1012450
Conference
Edinburgh Conference on RISK : Analysis, Assessment and Management 08/04/2002 - 10/04/2002
Note
Godkänd; 2002; Bibliografisk uppgift: Proceedings of the 3rd Edinburgh Conference on RISK: Analysis, Assessment and Management, Edinburgh, Scotland, April 8-10, 2002.; 20141211 (mathol)Available from: 2016-10-03 Created: 2016-10-03Bibliographically approved

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