Bowties: A Unified View of Operational Risk

Download the interactive infographic and click through to see how different risk assessments tie into a risk bowtie analysis.


There are many ways of assessing workplace risk and methods used to prevent the occurrence of unplanned events. Risk bowties synthesize data from many different types of risk assessments, providing a single, intuitive view of risk at your organization and the controls in place to prevent incidents. Bowties are also flexible and interactive, helping your team to overcome the limitations of documenting risk data using spreadsheets or tabular risk registers. 

This infographic explores how each of these different assessments can integrate into a risk bowtie:

  • Failure Mode, Effects & Criticality Analysis (FMECA)
  • Fault Tree Analysis
  • Event Tree Analysis
  • Five Whys
  • Hazard Identification Studies (HAZIDs)
  • Hazard & Operability Studies (HAZOPs)

You can also learn more about how VelocityEHS Risk Management Software uses risk bowties to map and manage risks throughout your organization. 

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Bowties: A Unified View of Operational Risk

Download the interactive infographic and click through to see how different risk assessments tie into a risk bowtie analysis.

Bowties:  A Unified View of Operational Risk

There are many ways of assessing workplace risk and methods used to prevent the occurrence of unplanned events. Risk bowties synthesize data from many different types of risk assessments, providing a single, intuitive view of risk at your organization and the controls in place to prevent incidents. Bowties are also flexible and interactive, helping your team to overcome the limitations of documenting risk data using spreadsheets or tabular risk registers. 

This infographic explores how each of these different assessments can integrate into a risk bowtie:

  • Failure Mode, Effects & Criticality Analysis (FMECA)
  • Fault Tree Analysis
  • Event Tree Analysis
  • Five Whys
  • Hazard Identification Studies (HAZIDs)
  • Hazard & Operability Studies (HAZOPs)

You can also learn more about how VelocityEHS Risk Management Software uses risk bowties to map and manage risks throughout your organization. 

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