Today’s LiveWire Spotlight examines the second half-day webinar session held by NERC probing the human performance (HP) aspects of BES reliability – with a goal to reduce errors that lead to outages.  In it, presenters discussed leading-edge strategies addressing training retention, leadership engagement, analyzing leading indicators of safety, recognition of destructive behaviors, and operations under stress.

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 have been focusing on in 2021.