Acronyms & Terms Glossary

PSM (Process Safety Management) Covered Process

A PSM covered process is one that has any activity involving a highly hazardous chemical including any use, storage, manufacturing, handling, or the on-site movement of such chemicals, or a combination of these activities. According to OSHA, the PSM standard mainly applies to manufacturing industries – particularly those pertaining to chemicals, transportation equipment, and fabricated metal products.

aeSolutions has the knowledge and experience to assist with all elements of PSM development and implementation required by the OSHA PSM Standard, 29 CFR 1910.119, from high level gap and applicability assessments to complete PSM site program development, including drafting procedures and creating mechanical integrity programs.