Logo

Kommission für Anlagensicherheit
Commission on Process Safety

KAS
TRAS
SFK
TAA
press release
other
MAHB Bulletins - Lessons Learned


Publication

Guides and reports adopted by the KAS, the SFK and the TAA


The guides and reports can also be ordered at the office of the KAS (Fax +49-228-908734-9) in printed version against a charge of 15 € per piece (incl. postage).

The documents marked with an # are only available as the download version and not available as printed documents. To be able to read the documents you need the Acrobat Reader.


Technical Rules on Installation Safety - Technische Regeln Anlagensicherheit (TRAS)


NEW!!!

TRAS 320
Precautions and Measures against the Hazard Sources
Wind, Snow Loads and Ice Loads

Translation for informational purposes

TRAS 310 - Short version
Precautions and Measures against the Hazard Sources
Precipitation and Flooding
Short Version


Guides and reports adopted by the KAS


KAS-18.K
Short version of Guidance KAS-18
Recommendations for separation distances between
establishments covered by the Major Accidents Ordinance (Störfall-Verordnung) and
areas worthy of protection within the framework of land-use planning
implementation of Article 50 of the Federal Immission Control Act (Bundes-Immissionsschutzgesetz, BImSchG

KAS-7
Committee report
KAS recommendations on advancing the safety culture
Lessons learnt from Texas City 2005

KAS-3.K
Committee report
Experience Reports:
Evaluation of the Reports on Experiences Made during Safety Checks by Experts
according to Article 29a of the Federal Immission Control Act (BImSchG) in 2004 / 2005
Summary


Guides and reports adopted by the SFK


# SFK-GS-06
Guide for Plant Safety
# SFK-GS-23
Guideline
issued by the SFK Management Systems Working Group to explain the major-accident prevention policy in accordance with Article 7 in conjunction with Annex III of the "Seveso II" Directive
# SFK-GS-24
Guideline
issued by the SFK Management Systems Working Group to outline a major- accident prevention policy and a safety management system pursuant to Article 9 (1) a and Annex III of the "Seveso II" Directive
SFK-GS-31
Aid for integration of a safety management system pursuant to Annex III of the Hazardous Incident Ordinance 2000 within existing management systems
issued by the SFK Management Systems Working Group
# SFK-GS-38
Guideline
Combating Interference by Unauthorised Persons
issued by the SFK ad hoc Working Group "Interference by Unauthorised Persons"
# SFK-GS-44
Guidance
on Application of the Major Accidents Ordinance to Industrial Estates
issued by the SFK Working Party on "Industrial Estates"




Guides and reports adopted by the TAA


# TAA-GS-05
Guide
for the Identification and Control of Exothermic Chemical Reactions
# TAA-GS-06
Guide
for the Retention of dangerous substances flowing through pressure relief equipment
TAA-GS-29
Final report
Integrated inspection and auditing of installations
TAA-GS-34.1-K
Summary
Evaluation of the Experience Reports on Safety Checks by Experts according to Article 29a of the Federal Immission Control Act (BImSchG) in 2002
TAA-GS-36.1-K
Summary
Evaluation of the Experience Reports on Safety Checks by Experts according to Article 29a of the Federal Immission Control Act (BImSchG) in 2003




Other documents

The following documents are not adopted by the KAS or SFK and TAA, but can be helpfull concerning the interpretation of Directive 96/82/EC


2nd Interim Report (3rd update September 2007)
by the Working Group on Fuel Storage Sites (Arbeitskreis Tanklager, AK-TL)
of the German Commission on Process Safety (Kommission für Anlagensicherheit, KAS)

Questions and Answers to Directive 96/82/EG
top of the page
Sitemap (Inhaltsübersicht)