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Purpose of ORM
to minimize risks to acceptable levels, proportional to mission accomplishment.
Three Types of Controls
Engineering Controls, Administrative Controls, Personal Protective Equipment
5 Step Process
(Memory Acronym- I AM IS)
Identify Hazards
Assess Hazards
Make Risk Decisions
Implement Controls
Risk Assessment Code (RAC)
1. Critical
2. Serious
3. Moderate
4. Minor
5. Negligible
3 Levels of Applying ORM
Time Critical
Time Critical ORM
An on-the-run mental or oral review of the situation using the 5 step ORM process without recording on paper.
Deliberate ORM
Application of the complete 5 step process and is recorded on paper.
In-Depth ORM
The Deliberate ORM process with a more detailed risk assessment (steps 1 & 2) using advanced tools. Professional expertise will probably be needed when performing In-Depth ORM.
4 Principles of Applying ORM
#1 Accept risk when the Benefit>Risk.

#2 Accept no unnecessary risk.

#3 Anticipate and manage risks by planning.

#4 Make risk decisions at the right level.