Advitech is highly experienced in many aspects of risk management and functional safety.

Our proven methodologies and rigorous approach can be applied to any risk context to achieve safety of people, operations, the environment and the community.

We work within the framework of international and other relevant standards for Risk Management, Process Risk and WHS regulations.

Our customers benefit from our experience, which enables us to suggest relevant and effective controls to reduce risk levels to as low as reasonably practicable (ALARP).

Risk Assessment

Risk Services

  • Design and operational risk assessment
  • PHA - Preliminary Hazard Analysis
  • HAZOP/CHAZOP - Hazard and Operability Studies
  • FMEA - Failure Modes and Effects Analysis
  • Functional safety
  • Machine safety and guarding audits
  • Hazardous area classification
  • Environmental, health and safety risk
  • Dangerous goods and hazardous chemicals
  • Fire safety studies and emergency plans
  • Accident investigations
  • Risk management planning, implementation and training

We work within the framework of international standards for Risk Management (AS/NZS ISO 3100:2009 and AS 61508:2011), Process Risk (IEC 60079 series) and other relevant standards (AS/NZS 4761:2008, AS 1940), plus WHS regulations.

We refer to case studies, international publications, industry-wide data and consult with regulators and other authorities for confirmation of safety information and risk data.

Project Examples

  • Facilitation of risk assessment for engineering, construction and commissioning stages of a foundry expansion project
  • Design and operational risk assessment for mine winder upgrades and hoist designs
  • Site wide machine safety audit and risk assessments for an aluminium smelter
  • Accident investigations into a coal char plant explosion and compressed natural gas explosion with submission of findings to government authorities
  • HAZOP studies for explosive gel mixing plant, specialised delivery vehicles, gas drainage and power generation plants
  • Chartered Professional Engineer (CPEng)
  • Registered Professional Engineer of Queensland (RPEQ)
  • FS Engineer (TÜV Rheinland) Certificates - Machinery, HW/SW & Safety Instrumented Systems
  • Hazardous Area Classification Consultants
  • Australasian Institute of Dangerous Goods Consultants (AIDGC)

Advitech engineers conduct specialised risk assessments


Advitech risk assessors use fault tree analysis

Advitech chartered engineers provide mine winder certification