Major Accident Hazard

Definition(s)


Major Accident Hazard

Hazard with a potential for causing a major accident (3.37).

Source: ISO 16530-1:2017, Petroleum and natural gas industries — Well integrity – Part 1: Life cycle governance, First Edition, March 2017. Global Standards

Major Accident Hazard

Major accident hazard means a hazard that has the potential to cause a major accident.

Source: Health and Safety in Employment (Petroleum Exploration and Extraction) Regulations 2013, SR 2013/208, New Zealand, as of May 2013. Regulations