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Fire in a polyethylene plant leads to process safety improvements - issue 249

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Following a loss of containment incident resulting in a jet fire, Peter Shields outlines the main lessons relating to hazard identification and the need for appropriate specification and assurance measures for the maintenance of critical equipment. » More Details

Issue Date: 06/06/2016

£12.00

Fire and explosion hazards in the biomass industries - issue 249

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With the increasing scale of biomass use, Tony Ennis outlines the major challenges related to the design of fire prevention and protection systems in large installations and in the emergency response to incidents of this nature. » More Details

Issue Date: 06/06/2016

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Lessons learnt from accidental discharges to regulated waters - issue 249

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Chris Dickinson describes three incidents that resulted in loss of material into the environment, and examines the root causes of each, highlighting factors that are common to each incident » More Details

Issue Date: 06/06/2016

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Why a near-miss is never a leading indicator - issue 249

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Ian Travers argues for re-labelling process safety near-misses as ‘adverse system outcomes’ and treating them as important lagging indicators, in order that they become central to ensuring the integrity of process plant assets. » More Details

Issue Date: 06/06/2016

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Issue 249

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Safety case studies learned from issue 249, June 2016 » More Details

Issue Date: 06/06/2016

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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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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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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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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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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

£12.00

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