The industrial sector has multiple procedures involving chemical, physical, electrical or mechanical steps to aid in the manufacture of an article or articles, generally carried out on a very large scale. Industrial processes are the key components of heavy industry. These processes can be applied by themselves, or as part of a broader process and are in the most general in the industrial sector:
❖ Manufacturing: Manufacturing process of a product that is done with the hands or with the help of machines
❖ Industrial processes: A set of unitary operations necessary to modify the characteristics of raw materials.
❖ Assembly and packing: Assembly of the different elements of a product and packaging in a box or any wrapping with which to protect an object to be transported.
❖ Storage: For the maintenance of the inventory and the handling of the stock.
❖ Transportation: Carrying or moving a product from one place to another, usually through large-scale transportation logistics.
Among the risks present in these phases are: chemical, operational, technological, environmental, occupational safety, accidents and transportation, robberies, fires, spills, etc.