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Five serious pitfalls that could easily derail your API RP 1173 Pipeline SMS success

Although tragic and unfortunate, Piper Alpha, Deepwater Horizon, and the Texas City explosion are well-known incidents that everyone in the industry should learn from and adopt best practices to protect our communities and environment.

In this webinar, G2-IS Vice President - West Division, Morris Burch gives an in depth look at monumental accidents and outlines the lessons to be learned from them. He will provide practical and useful advice on how to avoid five common pitfalls with implementation of a safety management system such as API RP 1173.

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Morris Burch

Vice President - West


Date & Time

March 20, 2018

10:30 - 11:30 am CST




Cost & Registration



The webinar covers the following topics:

  • 5 major incidents from the Richmond refinery fire to the Deepwater Horizon explosion
  • How to avoid the pitfalls of API RP 1173
  • How to improve your organization's memory so that important lessons are not lost

About the presenter:

morris_v2.pngMorris Burch has a 30+ year career in helping companies manage major hazard risks. Over that time, Morris has worked in numerous countries and legislative jurisdictions and for many different organizations - including some of the world’s largest companies such as: Shell, BP, ExxonMobil, Stena, Petronas, Woodside, and BHP. In 2011 Morris started a three-year engagement as a testifying expert on Process Safety for BP, as part of the Deepwater Horizon litigation – the largest in history.

Currently, Morris is working with a number of gas utility companies and is part of the court appointed Federal Monitor team assigned to PG&E, working through the law firm of Kirkland and Ellis.