Risk management

Arctic Field Safety: Risk Management Resources

These links provide information and resources, organized by region, for managing risk during fieldwork in the Arctic. We encourage all Arctic operators to inform the FARO secretariat about relevant resources to be included in the list.

Alaska (USA)
Arctic Field Safety Risk Management Workshop and Report 2013 https://rslriskworkshop.com/
NSF Arctic Research Support Contractor http://cpspolar.com/for-researchers/risk-management/ 
Arctic Ocean 

Polar Continental Shelf Project Arctic Operations Manual http://www.nrcan.gc.ca/the-north/polar-continental-shelf-program/arctic-logistics-requests/9991

Greenland (Denmark)

Greenland institute of natural resources:

Safety Manual for Fieldwork, GINR

Safety Manual of the Greenland institute of natural resources – Offices and laboratories

ISAAFFIK http://www.isaaffik.org/logistics-links

University of Copenhagen: Safety Manual for Fieldwork in the Arctic, Faculty of Science, University of Copenhagen

Zackenberg and Villum research stations:http://bios.medarbejdere.au.dk/fileadmin/Resources/bios.medarbejdere.au.dk/Udvalg_raad_fora/Arbejdsmiljoeudvalg/2017/FeltarbejdeArktis.pdf

Summit, Kangerlussuaq, Thule and Raven camp: cpspolar.com/for-researchers/risk-management/additional-risk-management-resources/


University Centre in Svalbard https://www.unis.no/resources/hse/

International Resources
INTERACT Management Planning