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Issue 259

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Safety case studies learned from issue 259, February 2018 » More Details

Issue Date: 05/02/2018

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Beware subtle changes - issue 259

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Muhamad Ghazi outlines how even very minor changes to design or operational can introduce hazards that are not immediately obvious without carrying out an adequate risk assessment. » More Details

Issue Date: 05/02/2018

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Mixing hydrogen and oxygen in the laboratory - issue 259

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Based on a University of California report, this paper summarises some of the apparent safety management failings that resulted in serious injuries to a researcher. » More Details

Issue Date: 05/02/2018

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Drum burst due to runaway reaction and the limits of MOC - issue 259

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Alexis Pey describes how an apparently very small process change, that was evaluated according to the organisation’s management of change procedures, ultimately resulted in a drum burst following a runaway reaction. » More Details

Issue Date: 05/02/2018

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Why do we keep repeating major accidents - issue 259

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Rajender Dahiya and Priyal Dahiya analyse the most common gaps in incident investigations and the subsequent learning process, concluding with some improvement tips to help overcome these gaps. » More Details

Issue Date: 05/02/2018

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Hydroxylamine incidents in Japan and the USA - issue 259

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Hiroshi Koseki reviews the findings of investigations into the causes of some hydroxylamine explosions that occurred in Japan and the USA, and outlines the lessons learned from them. » More Details

Issue Date: 05/02/2018

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Leak of pressurised flammable gas within a petrochemical complex - issue 258

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An inadequately maintained compressor resulted in a leak of liquefied flammable gas at a petrochemical facility which was prolonged due to operators being unaware of where to reach the emergency stop button. » More Details

Issue Date: 01/12/2017

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Effectively evaluating risks under degraded operating conditions - issue 258

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This paper outlines how process deviations become normalised and can often result in unsafe process conditions. » More Details

Issue Date: 01/12/2017

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Anticipating emergency response difficulties - issue 258

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Drawing on data from the ARIA database, this paper analyses the frequently-seen factors which exacerbate emergency response situations. » More Details

Issue Date: 01/12/2017

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Accidental spillage of incandescent liquid cast-iron from torpedo wagon - issue 258

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As a response to environmental concerns, and increased media attention, following accidents at a steel-making plant, the operator made significant structural and mechanical changes to minimise the likelihood of a reoccurrence. » More Details

Issue Date: 01/12/2017

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