Risk Assessment Workshops

Risk Assessment Agenda

Day One

8:00 AM - Introductions

  • Global Standards
  • Requirements of Industry Standards - Update
  • Overview of the Risk Assessment Process
  • Introduction to Packsafe® software

Morning Break

  • Packsafe®  Exercises


  • Risk Assessments on Projects

Afternoon Break

  • ANSI/PMMI B155.1
  • Implementation & Deployment of risk assessment.
  • Legal Implications
  • Legacy Equipment
  • Continued work on Risk Assessments

5:00 PM – Training Adjourned

Day Two

8:00 AM - Begin day two

  • Acceptable Risk

Morning Break

  • The EU Machinery Directive
  • Guide to the Machinery Directive
    • >Harmonized standards
    • Person authorized vs Authorized representative
    • Notified bodies
    • Declaration of Conformity
  • Declaration of Incorporation
  • CE marking


  • Annex I and the Essential Health and Safety requirements
  • Electromagnetic compatibility (EMC)
  • ISO 13849-1/EN 954-1
    • History
    • Controversy and flux
    • ISO decision to “Amend”
    • Problems w/ using in US
    • 1Control System Assessment

3:00 PM - Review and Closure

Cancellation Policy and Deadline

Registration cancellation must be received by the PMMI Meetings Department. Send an email to [email protected] no later than ten business days prior to the event in order to get a refund. You will be charged a $100 cancellation fee. Refunds will not be granted to no-shows or those cancelling after ten business days.

Upcoming Workshops

November 6 - 7, 2020
Risk Assessment Training 2020 at PACK EXPO International

McCormick Place Convention Center
United States


Bruce Main
Design Safety Engineering, Inc.
Fred Hayes
Director of Technical Services


For questions, please contact:

Name: Fred Hayes
Title: Director of Technical Services
Email: [email protected]
Phone: 1-888-275-7664, ext.648