Safeguard

Definition(s)


Safeguard

Device, system, or action that either would likely interrupt the chain of events following an initiating event or that would mitigate the consequences.

Source: API RP 781 Security Plan Methodology for the Oil and Natural Gas Industries.1st Ed. September 2016. Global Standards

Safeguard

Any device, system, or action that either would likely interrupt the chain of events following an initiating event or that would mitigate the consequences.

Source:API STANDARD 780, Security Risk Assessment Methodology for the Petroleum and Petrochemical Industries, First Edition, May 2013. Global Standards