The safety of an industrial plant must be understood and evaluated from different perspectives. One of them is related to physical security of the people involved in the production process. In this sense, there are numerous technological solutions for restricted areas isolation and proximity alarm systems. Another perspective is associated with the protection of the main equipment’s and the Automation Technology and IT systems. It is necessary to monitor unauthorized access of people and implement locking systems to cyber threats. Finally, it is necessary to reformulate the processes so that security is not only in new projects agenda, but also incorporated in the culture of the organization.
- Protection of people and assets
- Automation of unsafe processes
- Adequacy to electrical standards