Incident Investigation and Root Cause Analysis
A Leading Provider of Incident Investigation and RCA
ABS Group is an experienced, trusted provider of comprehensive Incident Investigation and Root Cause Analysis (RCA) services. We can manage your overall organizational response—from leading the cause analysis effort to providing incident scene management and technical analyses, to interfacing with regulatory and legal stakeholders.
Our safety, risk and compliance experts have written industry-leading guidelines, performed hundreds of investigations determining root causes and trained thousands of individuals from over 50 countries on how to handle incident investigations. With decades of experience in Safety Management, we help asset owners and operators investigate incidents impacting process safety, personnel safety, the environment, production and company reputation.
Extreme Loads and Structural Risk
ABS Group has an entire division devoted to engineering investigation, analysis and design top mitigate the impacts of natural and man-made hazards. Our risk modeling, simulation methods, practical engineering and technology-based solutions address hazards to personnel and facilities caused by extreme loads. A few solutions include:
- Natural Hazards Risk Management
- Facility Siting
- Security Vulnerability Assessments
Explosion and Thermal Hazards
Industrial and government clients turn to ABS Group to evaluate explosion and thermal hazards. We model the dynamic response to blast overpressure, fragment impact and blast-generated debris. We perform explosion testing to proof-test protective structures, and fire modeling to assess thermal hazards involving propellants and flammable gases. And assess event mitigation measures to:
- Reduce severity of incidents
- Design protective construction
- Model evacuation procedures