Bowtie Master

The ultimate risk overview

Bowtie Master’s features will help you see the big picture and stay ahead of the curve, without losing sight of the smallest detail.

Easily build bowtie diagrams

Bowtie Master allows you to quickly and easily build bowtie diagrams that help you and your team understand your risk from major incidents. Get started building your bowtie diagrams with minimal training.

Straightforward and intuitive

No technical skills? No problem. Point and click. Drag and drop. It couldn’t be easier to build, customise and communicate your bowtie diagrams.

Access from anywhere

Bowtie Master is cloud-based and is accessed from your web browser. So there’s no installation required, and you can access from anywhere.

Inclusive features

Access to a Bowtie Master account is inclusive of all the features and functionality of the application. So you don't have to pay for separate add-ons.

Communication is key

Build and share bowtie diagrams that effectively communicate every element of your risk assessment, from threats and barriers, to consequences and escalation factors.

Crystal clear display

Use full screen mode and select from our comprehensive custom display options to optimise your view of bowtie diagrams.

Customise your diagrams

Tailor your Bowtie Master experience to your business: customise the language, terminology and metadata, as well as show and hide elements.

Share a snapshot

Complex operations with fast-changing conditions? Need to keep your team updated on a regular basis? Download a bowtie diagram as an image, activate its share link or embed a live image onto a website or SharePoint.

Master cumulative risk

Understand and visualise the roles that barriers play in preventing an incident or minimising its consequences.

Highlight cumulative risk

Build a clear overview of cumulative risk with the help of a bowtie diagram.

Bring barriers to life

Use the metadata feature to bring the importance of barriers to life. Add an owner, showcase its status and monitor its performance.

Visualise risk profile

A customisable risk matrix builder allows you to qualitatively assess risks.

Bring your team together

Risks are minimised when we’re all on the same page. That’s why Bowtie Master was designed with team-working in mind.

Add multiple users

Get the whole team involved in risk management. Bowtie Master allows you to add additional users to collaborate on bowtie diagrams at no extra cost.

Share a snapshot

Need to keep the team updated on a regular basis? Download a bowtie diagram as an image, activate its share link or embed a live image onto a website or SharePoint.

Excel import and export

Import risk assessments from Excel. You can also export your data. What’s more, we will transfer your existing bowtie diagrams into Bowtie Master for free.

Get connected

Bowtie Master allows you to truly integrate bowtie diagrams into your management system. With our API you can connect to software including Power BI, SAP and Power Automate.

Build dashboards

Seamlessly connect and build dashboards in Power BI or connect to SAP using our API.

Automate updates

Automatically update bowtie diagrams from outside Bowtie Master.

Fantastic reporting tool

API feature enables users to build customised reports that can be used to dynamically track the condition of critical barriers.

Fantastic training tool

Personnel can quickly visualise complex risks and understand the risks at their site.

Clearly display the role each barrier plays​

Contributes to full visibility of barriers and their role in risk management.

Great for remote learning

Bowtie Master is cloud-based and accessed from your web browser. That means you can access the software from anywhere, without the need for specialist installation.

Customise language

Bowtie Master defaults to the language set in your web browser.

Secure risk management

Bowtie Master offers complete protection of your process safety data via a raft of enhanced security features. 

Protect your access

Enhanced security features including Multifactor Authentication (MFA) and Single Sign On (SSO) are available.

Secure working environment

Bowtie Master is hosted on the technology leader, Microsoft Azure.

Fully GDPR compliant

Bowtie Master is fully compliant with GDPR. We look after both your data and your privacy.

Our Clients

We’ve worked with a wide range of clients of all sizes in a variety of sectors, from Aerospace, Oil & Gas, Rail & Transport, Utilities, right through to Marine, Mining, Cyber security and so much more.

Ready to get started?

Today, you can take the first step in transforming your risk management practices.

By booking a demo today, you’ll see how you could unlock the full potential of Bowtie Master. See firsthand how our user-friendly software can empower your team to effectively communicate, visualize, and mitigate operational risks.