Workshop: Critical Risk Management (CRM)

Wednesday, May 4

9:00 to 16:00 Room 208

This workshop is organized by CIM H&SS with the Mining Safety Roundtable and the International Council on Mining & Metals.

The focus of the workshop will be on CRM best practices and implementation. The morning will be a plenary session with a number of industry leading mining company representatives outlining their approach and lessons learned. There will be working lunch provided. The afternoon session will be a workshop format with groups working together with facilitators on various aspects of CRM.

Open to all registered delegates but you have to confirm and reserve your seat/participation in your registration.

Introduction and brief history of Critical Controls by Andrew Lewin, Director Health, Safety and Risk Operations, SSR Mining


George Coetzee, Vice President, Group Safety, AngloGold Ashanti
Terence Parker, Principal Operational Risk Management, (ORM), Anglo American
Penny van Zellon, Principal Advisor Fatality Elimination, Safety AoE, Rio Tinto
Steve Faulkner, Director Health and Safety, Teck Resources Ltd.
Justin Thompson, Manager, Operational and Enterprise Risk, Vale Base Metals

Moderatored by Glenn Lyle, Director, Health and Safety, MIRARCO


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