Today’s LiveWire Spotlight deals with the first of four half-day webinars sponsored by NERC probing the human performance (HP) aspects of BES reliability with a goal to reduce errors that lead to outages.  Vendors, training providers, academics, and industry reps offered HP strategies through designed-in resilience, engaging the rank-and-file, encouraging intuition, and establishing a culture of safety and reliability.

Gaps in program execution has consistently been a top contributor to Bulk Electric Systems events since NERC standards became mandatory in 2007.  It is also one of seven risk elements that Compliance Enforcement Authorities will focus on in 2021.