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Fire at a waste treatment plant - issue 248

LPB248, April 2016

A massive fire on a waste treatment plant highlighted lessons related to fire detection systems, emergency response and the role of facility design to assist fire-fighting and prevent fire spread. » More Details

Issue Date: 06/04/2016

£12.00

Editorial - issue 248

LPB248, April 2016

Introduction to the third special issue from BARPI focussing on accidents presented during the 2015 IMPEL seminar » More Details

Issue Date: 06/04/2016

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Issue 248

LPB248, April 2016

Safety case studies learned from issue 248, April 2016 » More Details

Issue Date: 06/04/2016

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Accident during an emergency planning drill - issue 248

LPB248, April 2016

Several deviations to an emergency plan were made while a drill was taking place, which ultimately resulted in five people requiring rescue and treatment following CO2 exposure. » More Details

Issue Date: 06/04/2016

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Oil spill from a sub-surface connection pipeline - issue 248

LPB248, April 2016

Corrosion caused by an unexpected interaction between a kerosene pipe’s protection system and an adjacent water pipe ultimately resulted in 846 tonnes of kerosene seeping into the soil prior to its detection. » More Details

Issue Date: 06/04/2016

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Pneumatic explosion during work on a pipe at a pyrotechnic plant - issue 248

LPB248, April 2016

An organisation’s substandard safety culture was the root cause of an explosion during work to replace and disassemble a dye tank in the work’s annual maintenance shutdown period. » More Details

Issue Date: 06/04/2016

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Untimely injection of foam into a warehouse containing pesticide products - issue 248

LPB248, April 2016

A faulty alarm, followed by a series of misunderstandings in the emergency response, culminated in the tragic death of a fire-fighter. » More Details

Issue Date: 06/04/2016

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Flooding strikes a solvent recycling factory - issue 248

LPB248, April 2016

A severe flood at a chemical plant following a period of intense rainfall highlights the importance of thorough emergency planning where such events are a possibility. » More Details

Issue Date: 06/04/2016

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News in brief - issue 248

LPB248, April 2016

Latest safety-related news from the process industries. » More Details

Issue Date: 06/04/2016

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An accidental release of sodium hydroxide solution - issue 247

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Tony Fishwick highlights where failure to fully appreciate the implications of a change of effluent neutralising agent from lime slurry to sodium hydroxide solution ultimately resulted in a loss of containment incident. » More Details

Issue Date: 01/02/2016

£12.00

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