Hazardous Situation

Definition(s)


Hazardous Situation

Circumstances in which people, property or the environment are exposed to one or more hazards.
Other Related Terms and Definitions:
ISO Guide 73 – Circumstances in which people, property or the environment are exposed to one or more hazards.

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

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