A number of standards has been published during the last few years, mainly as part of the ISO and NORSOK series. The following standards should be consulted:

NORSOK Z-013 Rev. 3, Risk and Emergency Preparedness analysis

ISO TC67 Standards overview

Guidelines for Areas based emergency Preparedness (Norwegian)

NORSOK S-001 Rev. 4, Technical safety

Risk based maintenance and consequence classification

The following recommended limits for tolerability of accidental loads is recommended by NORSOK Z-013 for use in Quantitative Risk Assessments:

Human resistance against Thermal effects, Explosion effects, Toxic effects and Obscuration of vision