Welcome from CEHROP Director
Thank you for taking the time to visit the Center of Excellence for High Reliability Organizations and Processes (CEHROP) web page. We hope you will find the information here useful in your exploration of High Reliability Organizations (HRO) and how you may transform your own organization into one of higher reliability. Our goal is to establish research expertise in the practical and transformative aspects of HROs. We strive to enable partnering organizations to assess, develop a plan, and successfully transform from their current operational state to one of greater operational reliability.
The four objectives of CEHROP are:
This site includes information about our conferences and contact information for the faculty members associated with CEHROP. In the future we will add education and training opportunities. We will also add links to other HRO websites, as well as current articles on HRO concepts and practical applications in industry. We encourage you to explore this site and contact us with any questions or comments. Please use the Contact Us link on the left side of the page to send us a message. We look forward to working with you.
Pat Patterson, Ph.D., P.E., C.P.E.
CEHROP Center Director
Department of Industrial Engineering
Texas Tech University
Lubbock, TX 79409-3061