Compliance stands for meeting legislative HSE requirements, as opposed to revenue goals

Risk management is increasingly being promoted by modern legislation. HSE risk management provisions are mandatory during all life stages, from plant design to plant disposal.
SafeWork Australia has issued excellent guidelines about indicators of reasonably practical risk controls (refer hereopen_in_new): 
trending_up Furthermore, a mandatory Safety Management System (SMS) must include a set of performance indicators needed to achieve a demonstration of compliance.

graph of societal risk exposures
We have created this fatality risk plot using HIPAP4open_in_new
This shows the approximate domestic fatality risks in terms of annual fatality expectancy. Reviewing plant safety risks by comparison with the domestic ones can assist in setting clear compliance goals, easily understood by workers.