Safety and Ethics in Practice 2
This webinar is from the Institution of Chemical Engineers (IChemE UK) ChemE Safety Centre library. This webinar is a presentation by Ms Trish Kerin Director of the IChemE Safety Centre. Trish Kerin is an award-winning international expert and keynote speaker in process safety and the inaugural director of the IChemE Safety Centre. She leads a team who help organisations share and learn in process safety. Trish leverages off her years of engineering and varied leadership experience to help organisations improve their process safety outcomes. She has represented industry to many government bodies and sat on boards. She is a Chartered Engineer, registered Professional Process Safety Engineer, Fellow of IChemE and Engineers Australia and a Senior Member of AIChE. Trish also holds a diploma in OHS, a Master of Leadership and is a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors. Her expertise has been recognised with the John A Brodie Medal (2015), the Trevor Kletz Merit Award (2018) and Women in Safety Network’s Inaugural Leader of the Year (2022). She has been named one of the “Superstars of STEM” for 2023/24 by Science and Technology Australia. Ms Kerin discusses several examples from her early engineering career, including refusing a direction on ethical grounds as well as knowing when to escalate an issue.