Management of change at a major hazard facility

How to reduce the risk of workplace health and safety incidents when managing change at a major hazard facility (MHF).
Last updated

Mar 2011

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PDF, 2.01 MB

Document length

11 pages

What it contains

This guidance note provides advice for operators of major hazard facilities (MHFs) to reduce the risk of major incidents when managing change. It outlines:

  • why management of change (MOC) processes are necessary
  • who to include in the change management process
  • what’s involved in a MOC process, including how to identify, approve and reject proposed changes
  • documenting, quality checking and reviewing proposed changes
  • how to use a compliance checklist to manage change