Harm

Definition(s)


Harm

Injury or damage to the health of people, or damage to property or the environment.

[SOURCE: ISO/IEC Guide 51:2014, 3.1]

Source: ISO 17776:2016, Petroleum and natural gas industries — Offshore production installations — Major accident hazard management during the design of new installations, Second Edition, December 2016. Global Standards

Harm

Physical injury or damage to the health of people, or damage to property or the environment.

Other Related Terms and Definitions:

ISO Guide 73 – physical injury or damage to the health of people, or damage to property or the environment.

Source: ISO/IEC Guide 51:1999, Safety aspects – Guidelines for their inclusion in standards, Global Standards

IADC HSE Case Guidelines Issue 02 – The damage, injury or ill-health, whether physical or mental, inflicted upon animate or inanimate objects.

Source: International Association of Drilling Contractors, Appendix 2 to Health, Safety and Environment Case Guidelines for Offshore Drilling Contractors, Issue 3.3.2, February 2010. IADC Guidelines

 

Harm

Harm—
(a) means illness, injury, or both; and
(b) includes physical or mental harm caused by work-related stress.

Source: Health and Safety in Employment Act 1992, Public Act 1992 No 96, New Zealand, as of 1 July 2011. Legislation

 

Harm

physical injury or damage to health

Source: Rules for Classification and Construction, IV Industrial Services, 6 Offshore Technology, 9 Guideline for Personnel Transfers by Means of Lifting Appliances, Edition 2011, Germanischer Lloyd SE, Global Standards