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Astrid Janbu

Astrid Janbu

Astrid Janbu is Senior Consultant within Safety Risk Management in the Oil & Gas Division of DNV GL. Her passion is to help enable clients becoming excellent in understanding and managing major accident risk in a high risk industry. She has held several courses, been down to the details through risk assessments and the later years focused on operational safety such as barrier management in operation. She has a Bachelor degree in Statistics and a M.Sc. in Reliability, Availability, Maintenance and Safety (RAMS), both degrees from NTNU in Trondheim.

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Summer safety round-up

Summer safety round-up

It has been an interesting year so far on the topic of safety. Here is a summary of what has happened… In the spring we looked back 5 years on the Macondo/Deepwater Horizon accident that forced the industry to change in several ways, and fur ...

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Learning from Incidents

By Edward Smith It is a common experience to hear the phrase “We must learn lessons from this” following a major accident, or a more everyday event such as losing in a sporting competition.  Indeed this has become such a common phrase that on ...

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5 years since Macondo: What has been done?

5 years since Macondo: What has been done?

Today it is 5 years since one of the more well-known major accidents from recent years. The Macondo accident,  where the drilling rig Deepwater Horizon was subject to loss of well control, caused the loss of 11 lives and is considered to be the lar ...

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