Course detail

Risk Management in Production Machines

FSI-GMRAcad. year: 2017/2018

The course focuses on the system approach to risk analysis in production machines and equipment, assessment of the detected risks and their management.

Learning outcomes of the course unit

The student understands the requirements on the safety of production machines and equipment and learns to apply the systematic and methodical approach to design, construction and applications of production machines and systems from the viewpoint of their safety.

Prerequisites

Knowledge of construction of production machines and their structure components.

Co-requisites

Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

BLECHA, P. Výrobní stroje a technické znalectví. Sylabus přednášek pro kurs technického znalectví a likvidace pojistných událostí. VUT Brno - FSI, Brno 2006
EUR-Lex: Přístup k právu Evropské unie [online]. Brusel: Úřad pro publikace, 2016 [cit. 2019-10-28]. Dostupné z: http://eur-lex.europa.eu (CS)
MAREK, J. a kol.: Konstrukce CNC obráběcích strojů, ISBN 978-80-254-7980-3
EUR-Lex: Access to European Union law [online]. Brussels: Publications Office, 2016 [cit. 2019-10-28]. Available at: http://eur-lex.europa.eu (EN)
MAREK, J. a kol.: Management rizik v konstrukci výrobních strojů; ISSN 1212-2572

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

The course is taught through lectures explaining the basic principles and theory of the discipline. Exercises are focused on practical topics presented in lectures. In the frame of course are presented case studies focused on to causations and consquences of various technical disasters. According to the possibility of teaching can be organized lectures for students by practitioners and excursions to companies focused on activities related to the course content.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

Credit is awarded on the basis of attendance in seminars and term project evaluation.

Language of instruction

Czech

Work placements

Not applicable.

Aims

The objective of the course is to introduce the student to the requirements on the safety of production machines and equipment, methods of system approach to risk identification in production machines, analysis of risks, their assessment and documentation.

Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences

Seminars are compulsory, attendance is monitored. Absence can be compensated on agreement with the teacher.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme M2I-P Master's

    branch M-VSR , 1. year of study, winter semester, 4 credits, compulsory-optional
    branch M-VSR , 1. year of study, winter semester, 4 credits, compulsory-optional
    branch M-KSB , 1. year of study, winter semester, 4 credits, compulsory

  • Programme M2V-P Master's

    branch M-VSY , 2. year of study, winter semester, 4 credits, compulsory

Type of course unit

 

Lecture

26 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer

Syllabus

1. Introduction to problem Risk management for machinery
2. EU and CZE legislation
3. Czech producer requirements
4. System approach to machinery safety
5. Methods for Hazard identification and Risk analysis – Checklist, Safety Review,DELPHI
6. Methods for Hazard identification and Risk analysis – FTA, ETA, FMEA, FMECA
7. Methods for Hazard identification and Risk analysis – CCA, HAZOP, HRA
8. Methods for Hazard identification and Risk analysis – What-If, RR, MOSAR, BRD
9. Ergonomically methodology for machinery evaluation
10. Selected approaches for Risk evaluation
11. Documentation requirements for Risk assessment process
12. Case study
13. Relationship between Risk management and Quality assurance

Exercise

13 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer

Syllabus

1. semester project assignment
2. Case studies of effects chosen danger in real world
3. Consultations of semester project and practice knowledge from lectures
4. Work on the term project, consultation
5. Work on the term project, consultation
6. Work on the term project, presentation
7. Term project evaluation, award of credit