Global Operating Procedure

DAMEN STANDARD ON PERMIT TO WORK

This standard highlights the importance of a permit to work system and the work activities for which a permit is required.

Damen Standard Permit to Work introduction

Safety alerts

Two workers severely burned after fire ignited in tank during hot work

Hot work was carried out without valid permit

Smoke accumulated inside a forepeak tank due to heat transfer from cutting outside

Fire ignited during hot work on scaffolding

Fire ignited during welding activities

Start of fire due molten sparks on cotton rags

Smoke accumulated in engine room, introduction, safety alert, HSE

Smoke accumulated in engine room

Video

FIRE DUE TO MOLTEN SPARKS

This animation highlights the precautions that should be taken to prevent fire during hot work.

 

PERMIT TO WORK

Not sure if you need a permit? This animation emphasizes the importance of work permits and when they are needed.

Safe storage handling and use of gas cylinders, guiding principle

Guiding principles

SAFE STORAGE, HANDLING AND USE OF GAS CYLINDERS

Accidents involving gas cylinders can cause serious injury or even death. This guiding principle provides simple practical advice on eliminating or reducing the risks associated with using gas cylinders.

Follow the link to discover more on guiding principle: SAFE STORAGE, HANDLING AND USE OF GAS CYLINDERS

Posters

Hand power tools

This poster outlines the golden rules for: Hand power tools

PPE face protection welding introduction

PPE poster face protection welding

This poster outlines the importance of face protection, during welding activities.

PPE face protection grinding introduction

PPE poster face protection grinding

This poster outlines the importance of face protection, during grinding activities.

PPE face protection grinding introduction

PPE: job specific checklist welding Grinding

This poster highlights the specific PPE needed during grinding activities.

PPE face protection welding introduction

PPE: job specific checklist welding Hot work

This poster highlights the specific PPE needed during welding activities.

Compressed gas

This poster outlines the golden rules for: Compressed gas

Safety briefings

Hot Work

This safety briefing outlines the regulations for hot work procedures and how to mitigate the hazards present during hot work.

Forms and templates

PERMIT TO WORK TEMPLATE

This template provides an example of permit to work, with the mandatory fields required by the Standard on Permit to Work.

Damen Standard Template Permit to work introduction