Safety and Loss Prevention
The incident summaries provide a brief description of the event and highlight key points (including basic causes, critical factors, root causes and lessons learned) in addition to signposting interested readers to the detailed investigation report and selected other pertinent reference materials.
Grimsby - 04 January 1992
Incident: Synthesis reaction temperature runaway near miss. Location: UK. Keywords: aniline; barrier; batch; BD; bursting; control; design; exotherm; Grimsby; MoC; MTSR; reactor; runaway; TMRad. Author: Peter Marsh.
Kinston - 29 January 2003
Incident: Polyethylene dust explosion. Location: USA. Keywords: classification; combustible; communication; design; dust; Ex; explosion; housekeeping; Kinston; MSDS; PHA; procedures; risk; training. Author: Peter Marsh.
Cork - 28 April 2008
Incident: Batch reactor internal overpressure. Location: Ireland. Keywords: BD, CMP, Cork, decomposition, design, exotherm, hazop, overpressure, pharmachem, procedure, PSV, reactor, risk. Author: Peter Marsh.