Grisi-Frisbie, J.

Sinergia International, Mexico

Jose Grisi-Frisbie academic quests led him to study engineering in Mexico City (UNAM University), and he later obtained an MS degree in business at ITESM/Monterrey. He developed his cause analysis expertise mainly in sales positions, including representing leading manufacturers of lubrication devices for mining machinery and parts in Mexico. In his present job, he manages Sinergia Inerpersonal, a sales and representations office. For the past 12 yr, he has promoted root cause analysis courses for the Knoxville, Tennessee-based TapRooT organization.

Causes interact in industrial accidents and life

Grisi-Frisbie, J., Sinergia International

Before discussing failure causes, it is helpful to understand why the idea of process safety management (PSM) has taken hold in the past few decades.