Event Type 0 1-10 Fatalities

September

202206SepAll DayChemstar Explosion 1981Chemstar Stalybridge (GB)Lessons:Asset integrity,Competency,Operational IntegrityIndustry:ChemicalsCountry:United KingdomLanguage:ENLoC:Overpressure Origin: HSE Incident:VCEHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:Hexane

202209SepAll DayBERGOLIN EXPLOSION 2014Bergolin, Ritterhude (DE)Lessons:Audits & Reviews,Commitment & Culture,Competency,Control of Work,Emergency Preparedness,Operating Procedures,Operational Integrity,Process Knowledge,Risk Assessment,Stakeholder Engagement,Workforce InvolvementIndustry:ChemicalsCountry:GermanyLanguage:ENLoC:UNKNOWN Origin: MKOPSC Incident:VCEImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 Fatalities

202209SepAll DayPG&E San Bruno Pipeline Explosion 2010Pacific Gas & Electric (PG&E) San Bruno (US-CA)Lessons:Asset integrity,Emergency Preparedness,Process Knowledge,Risk AssessmentIndustry:PipelinesCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Deterioration Origin: NTSB Incident:EXPLOSIONHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (Offsite Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:Methane

202215SepAll DaySALTERS CARTAGE EXPLOSION 2015Salters Cartage, Wiri (NZ)Lessons:Audits & Reviews,Commitment & Culture,Competency,Compliance with Standards,Contractor Management,Control of Work,Emergency Preparedness,Incident Investigation,Operating Procedures,Operational Integrity,Process Knowledge,Risk Assessment,Stakeholder Engagement,Workforce InvolvementIndustry:Waste TreatmentCountry:New ZealandLanguage:ENLoC:Maintenance error Origin: MKOPSC Incident:VCEContributory Factors:Maintenance,Organization Inadequate,Organized Procedures,Staffing,Training/InstructionImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 Fatalities

202221SepAll DayHickson & Welch Fire 1992Hickson & Welch Castleford (GB)Lessons:Asset integrity,Compliance with Standards,Management of Change,Operating Procedures,Risk AssessmentIndustry:ChemicalsCountry:United KingdomLanguage:ENLoC:Material incompatibility Origin: HSE Incident:Jet flameHazards:ReactiveImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:MononitrotolueneTopics:Chemical Reaction,Occupied Buildings

202222SepAll DayLANZHOU COLLAPSE 2014Lanzhou, Gansu (CN)Lessons:Competency,Compliance with Standards,Control of Work,Operating Procedures,Operational Integrity,Operational Readiness,Performance Indicators,Process Knowledge,Risk Assessment,Workforce InvolvementIndustry:MiningCountry:ChinaLanguage:ENLoC:Deterioration Origin: MKOPSC Incident:COLLAPSEHazards:Mechanical/Kinetic/PotentialContributory Factors:Component Malfunction,Organization Inadequate,Organized Procedures,Training/InstructionImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:Limestone

202222SepAll DayCHANGZHOU WASTE ALUMINIUM EXPLOSION 2015Changzhou, Jiangsu (CN)Lessons:Commitment & Culture,Competency,Compliance with Standards,Contractor Management,Control of Work,Operating Procedures,Operational Integrity,Risk Assessment,Stakeholder EngagementIndustry:Metal ProcessingCountry:ChinaLanguage:ENLoC:Overpressure Origin: MKOPSC Incident:Rapid phase-transition explosionHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:Aluminium

202223SepAll DayHMS GLASGOW EXPLOSION 1976HMS Glasgow Tyneside (GB)Industry:ShippingCountry:United KingdomLanguage:ENLoC:DeteriorationIncident:EXPLOSIONHazards:OxidisingImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:Oyxgen

202223SepAll DayLUXIANG BARIUM EXPLOSION 2014Huaihua, Hunan (CN)Lessons:Commitment & Culture,Competency,Compliance with Standards,Control of Work,Operating Procedures,Operational Integrity,Operational Readiness,Performance Indicators,Process Knowledge,Risk Assessment,Workforce InvolvementIndustry:ChemicalsCountry:ChinaLanguage:ENLoC:UNKNOWN Origin: MKOPSC Incident:Dust explosionHazards:Oxidising,ToxicContributory Factors:Organization Inadequate,Organized Procedures,Training/InstructionImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:Barium nitrate

202225SepAll DayLongford Explosion 1998Esso Longford Victoria (AU-VIC)Lessons:Commitment & CultureIndustry:Gas ProcessingCountry:AustraliaLanguage:ENLoC:Undertemperature Origin: Marsh Incident:VCEHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:Hydrocarbons

202228SepAll DaySAINATH CHEMICALS EXPLOSION 2015Sainath Chemicals, Visakhapatnam (IN)Lessons:Asset integrity,Audits & Reviews,Commitment & Culture,Competency,Compliance with Standards,Control of Work,Emergency Preparedness,Incident Investigation,Management of Change,Operating Procedures,Operational Integrity,Operational Readiness,Process Knowledge,Risk Assessment,Workforce InvolvementIndustry:Life SciencesCountry:IndiaLanguage:ENLoC:Confined explosion Origin: MKOPSC Incident:Runaway reaction explosionImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 Fatalities

October

202202OctAll DayUnion Carbide Explosion 1975Antwerp, Belgium (BE)Industry:PetrochemicalsCountry:BelgiumLanguage:EN Origin: Marsh Incident:VCEHazards:FlammableEffects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:Ethylene

202202OctAll DayXcel Energy Hydroelectric Tunnel Fire 2007Xcel Energy Georgetown (US-CO)Lessons:Contractor Management,Control of Work,Emergency PreparednessIndustry:Renewable PowerCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Maintenance error Origin: CSB Incident:FIREHazards:FlammableContributory Factors:Electrostatic AccumulationImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:Methyl Ethyl Ketone

202216OctAll DaySodegaura Refinery Explosion 1992Fuji Oil Co. Sodegaura (JP)Industry:RefiningCountry:JapanLanguage:ENLoC:Maintenance error Origin: Marsh Incident:VCEHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:Hydrocarbons

202217OctAll DayFernie Memorial Arena Toxic Release 2017City of Fernie (CA-BC)Lessons:Asset integrity,Contractor Management,Emergency PreparednessIndustry:MiscellaneousCountry:CanadaLanguage:EN Origin: TSBC Incident:Gas/vapour/mist/etc release to airHazards:ToxicImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:Ammonia

202217OctAll DayBASF (Ludwigshaven) Explosion 2016BASF Ludwigshaven (DE)Lessons:Contractor Management,Control of WorkIndustry:PetrochemicalsCountry:GermanyLanguage:ENLoC:Maintenance error Origin: ARIA Incident:VCEHazards:FlammableContributory Factors:ErrorImpact:HUMAN (Offsite Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:Butylene

202217OctAll DayMagellan Pipeline Toxic Release 2016Magellan Midstream Partners Tekamah (US-NE)Lessons:Asset integrityIndustry:PipelinesCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Deterioration Origin: NTSB Incident:Gas/vapour/mist/etc release to airHazards:Corrosive,Environmental,ToxicContributory Factors:Corrosion/Erosion/FatigueImpact:HUMAN (Offsite Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:Ammonia

202218OctAll DayKAKA CHEMICAL EXPLOSION 2014Kaka Chemical, Chandausi (IN)Lessons:Asset integrity,Audits & Reviews,Commitment & Culture,Competency,Contractor Management,Emergency Preparedness,Incident Investigation,Operating Procedures,Process Knowledge,Risk Assessment,Workforce InvolvementIndustry:FMCGCountry:IndiaLanguage:ENLoC:Overpressure Origin: MKOPSC Incident:Pressure burstContributory Factors:Equipment Isolation,Management AttitudeImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 Fatalities

202221OctAll DayNew Castle Explosion 1980Amoco New Castle (US-DE)Industry:PetrochemicalsCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Maintenance error Origin: Marsh Incident:VCEHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:Hexane

202223OctAll DayGASCADE EXPLOSION 2014Gascade, Ludwigshafen (DE)Lessons:Asset integrity,Audits & Reviews,Competency,Compliance with Standards,Control of Work,Emergency Preparedness,Incident Investigation,Operational Integrity,Risk Assessment,Workforce InvolvementIndustry:PipelinesCountry:GermanyLanguage:ENLoC:Impact Origin: MKOPSC Incident:EXPLOSIONHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:Methane

202226OctAll DayAghorn Energy Toxic Release 2019Aghorn Energy Odessa (US-TX)Industry:StorageCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:UNKNOWN Origin: CSB Incident:Gas/vapour/mist/etc release to airHazards:Flammable,ToxicContributory Factors:UNKNOWNImpact:HUMAN (Offsite Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:Hydrogen Sulfide

202229OctAll DayHayes Lemmerz Dust Explosion 2003Hayes Lemmerz Huntington (US-IN)Lessons:Asset integrity,Competency,Compliance with Standards,Incident Investigation,Management of Change,Operating Procedures,Operational Integrity,Process Knowledge,Risk AssessmentIndustry:ManufacturingCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Confined explosion Origin: CSB Incident:Dust explosionHazards:FlammableContributory Factors:HousekeepingImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:AluminiumTopics:Chemical Reaction

November

202205NovAll DayValero (Delaware) Refinery Asphyxiation 2005Valero Delaware City (US-DE)Lessons:Competency,Control of WorkIndustry:RefiningCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Maintenance error Origin: CSB Incident:AsphyxiationHazards:AsphyxiantContributory Factors:ViolationImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:Nitrogen

202206NovAll DayRIGONI EXPLOSION 2014Rigoni Chemicals, Cordoba (AR)Lessons:Commitment & Culture,Competency,Compliance with Standards,Emergency Preparedness,Incident Investigation,Operating Procedures,Operational Integrity,Operational Readiness,Process Knowledge,Risk Assessment,Stakeholder EngagementIndustry:ChemicalsCountry:ArgentinaLanguage:ENLoC:UNKNOWN Origin: MKOPSC Incident:EXPLOSIONHazards:Environmental,Oxidising,ToxicContributory Factors:Component Malfunction,Design of PlantImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:Chlorine

202208NovAll DayCorus Blast Furnace Explosion 2001Corus UK Port Talbot (GB)Industry:Metal ProcessingCountry:United KingdomLanguage:ENLoC:Overpressure Origin: HSE Incident:Rapid phase-transition explosionHazards:Mechanical/Kinetic/PotentialImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:Steel

202209NovAll DayE. I. Dupont De Nemours Explosion 2010E.I. duPont de Nemours and Co. Buffalo (US-NY)Lessons:Control of Work,Operational IntegrityIndustry:Plastics & PolymersCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Maintenance error Origin: CSB Incident:VCEHazards:Flammable,ToxicContributory Factors:MaintenanceImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:Vinyl Fluoride

202214NovAll DayPampa Explosion 1987Celanese Chemicals Pampa (US-TX)Lessons:Competency,Operational Integrity,Risk AssessmentIndustry:PetrochemicalsCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Confined explosion,Operator error Origin: Marsh Incident:VCEHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:Butane

202215NovAll DayDupont (La Porte) Toxic Release 2014DuPont La Porte (US-TX)Lessons:Commitment & Culture,Emergency Preparedness,Management of Change,Operating Procedures,Process Knowledge,Risk Assessment,Stakeholder EngagementIndustry:ChemicalsCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Operator error Origin: CSB Incident:Gas/vapour/mist/etc release to airHazards:Flammable,ToxicContributory Factors:MaintenanceImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:Methyl MercaptanTopics:Natural Hazards

202222NovAll DayPort Of Mohammedia Refinery Explosion 2002SAMIR Port of Mohammedia (MA)Industry:RefiningCountry:MoroccoLanguage:ENLoC:Natural event Origin: Marsh Incident:VCEHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:Hydrocarbons

December

202207DecAll DayNDK Crystal Explosion 2009NDK Crystal Belvidere (US-IL)Lessons:Commitment & Culture,Compliance with Standards,Incident InvestigationIndustry:ManufacturingCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Deficiency Origin: CSB Incident:Pressure burstHazards:Mechanical/Kinetic/PotentialContributory Factors:Corrosion/Erosion/FatigueImpact:HUMAN (Offsite Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:Quartz

202209DecAll DayAL Solutions Dust Explosion 2010A.L. Solutions New Cumberland (US-WV)Lessons:Incident Investigation,Process Knowledge,Risk AssessmentIndustry:Metal ProcessingCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Operator error Origin: CSB Incident:Dust explosionHazards:FlammableContributory Factors:Component MalfunctionImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:TitaniumTopics:Chemical Reaction,Combustible Dust

202213DecAll DayPort Neal Explosion 1994Terra International Port Neal (US-IA)Lessons:Operating Procedures,Risk AssessmentIndustry:ChemicalsCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Confined explosion Origin: Marsh Incident:Explosive decompositionHazards:ExplosiveImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:Ammonium Nitrate

202219DecAll DayT2 Laboratories Reactive Chemical Explosion 2007T2 Laboratories Inc. Jacksonville (US-FL)Lessons:Commitment & Culture,Competency,Compliance with Standards,Emergency Preparedness,Incident Investigation,Management of Change,Risk AssessmentIndustry:ChemicalsCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Overpressure Origin: CSB Incident:Runaway reaction explosionHazards:ReactiveContributory Factors:Loss of Process ControlImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:MCMTTopics:Chemical Reaction

202224DecAll DayExxonmobil (Baton Rouge) Explosion 1989ExxonMobil Baton Rouge (US-LA)Industry:RefiningCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Undertemperature Origin: Marsh Incident:VCEHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:Ethane,Propane

January

202306JanAll DayMFG CHEMICAL (DALTON) TOXIC RELEASE 2015MFG Chemical, Inc. Dalton (US-GA)Lessons:Asset integrity,Audits & Reviews,Commitment & Culture,Competency,Compliance with Standards,Control of Work,Emergency Preparedness,Incident Investigation,Management of Change,Operating Procedures,Operational Integrity,Performance Indicators,Process Knowledge,Risk Assessment,Stakeholder Engagement,Workforce InvolvementIndustry:ChemicalsCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Overpressure Origin: MKOPSC Incident:Runaway reaction explosionContributory Factors:Management Attitude,SupervisionImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 Fatalities

202307JanAll DaySierra Chemical Explosion 1998Sierra Chemical Co. Mustang (US-NV)Lessons:Commitment & Culture,Competency,Risk Assessment,Workforce InvolvementIndustry:ExplosivesCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Confined explosion Origin: CSB Incident:Explosive decompositionHazards:ExplosiveContributory Factors:ErrorImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:Explosives

202308JanAll DayGREEN VALLEY CHEMICAL EXPLOSION 2015Green Valley Chemical, Creston (US-IA)Lessons:Asset integrity,Commitment & Culture,Competency,Compliance with Standards,Control of Work,Operating Procedures,Risk AssessmentIndustry:ChemicalsCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:UNKNOWN Origin: MKOPSC Incident:Pressure burstHazards:Mechanical/Kinetic/PotentialImpact:HUMAN (Offsite Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:Compressed Air

202310JanAll DayPutney Explosion 1985South East Gas Board Putney (GB)Industry:MiscellaneousCountry:United KingdomLanguage:ENLoC:Structural settlement Origin: HSE Incident:EXPLOSIONHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (Offsite Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:Methane

202311JanAll DayBethune Point Explosion 2006City of Daytona Beach Bethune Point (US-FL)Lessons:Asset integrity,Control of Work,Process Knowledge,Workforce InvolvementIndustry:Water TreatmentCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Maintenance error Origin: CSB Incident:VCEHazards:Flammable,ToxicContributory Factors:MaintenanceImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:Methanol

202313JanAll DayBLSR Operating Fire 2003BLSR Rosharon (US-TX)Lessons:Compliance with Standards,Contractor Management,Operating Procedures,Process KnowledgeIndustry:Waste TreatmentCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Operator error Origin: CSB Incident:VCEHazards:FlammableContributory Factors:Training/InstructionImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:BS&W

202316JanAll DayGeorgia-Pacific Toxic Release 2002Georgia-Pacific Pennington (US-AL)Lessons:Emergency Preparedness,Management of Change,Operating Procedures,Risk AssessmentIndustry:Pulp & PaperCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Material incompatibility Origin: CSB Incident:Gas/vapour/mist/etc release to airHazards:Flammable,ToxicContributory Factors:Organized ProceduresImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:Hydrogen SulfideTopics:Chemical Reaction

202320JanAll DaySURVIVAL INDUSTRIES EXPLOSION 2015Survival Technologies, Ankleshwar (IN)Lessons:Asset integrity,Audits & Reviews,Commitment & Culture,Competency,Compliance with Standards,Contractor Management,Control of Work,Incident Investigation,Management of Change,Operating Procedures,Operational Integrity,Operational Readiness,Performance Indicators,Process Knowledge,Risk Assessment,Workforce InvolvementIndustry:ChemicalsCountry:IndiaLanguage:ENLoC:Operator error Origin: MKOPSC Incident:EXPLOSIONHazards:Harmful/IrritantContributory Factors:Component MalfunctionImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:4-hydroxybenzohydrazide

202321JanAll DayTosco Avon (Hydrocracker) Explosion 1997Tosco Avon Martinez (US-CA) Industry:RefiningCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Overpressure Origin: EPA Incident:VCEHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:Hydrocarbons

202322JanAll DayPryor Trust Blowout & Fire 2018Pryor Trust Pittsburg County (US-OK)Lessons:Asset integrity,Commitment & Culture,Compliance with Standards,Operating Procedures,Operational Integrity,Operational ReadinessIndustry:Onshore Oil & GasCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Overpressure Origin: CSB Incident:EXPLOSIONHazards:FlammableContributory Factors:Containment FailureImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:Methane

202323JanAll DayDupont (Belle) Toxic Release 2010DuPont Belle (US-WV)Lessons:Asset integrity,Audits & Reviews,Competency,Compliance with Standards,Emergency Preparedness,Incident Investigation,Operating Procedures,Risk AssessmentIndustry:ChemicalsCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Deterioration Origin: CSB Incident:Gas/vapour/mist/etc release to airHazards:Corrosive,Flammable,ToxicContributory Factors:Containment FailureImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:Methyl Chloride,Oleum,Phosgene

202324JanAll DayWatson Grinding Explosion 2020Watson Grinding & Manufacturing Houston (US-TX)Industry:ManufacturingCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:UNKNOWN Origin: CSB Incident:VCEHazards:FlammableContributory Factors:UNKNOWNImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:Propylene

202325JanAll DayASCO Explosion 2005Acetylene Services Company (ASCO) Perth Amboy (US-NJ)Lessons:Asset integrity,Competency,Operating Procedures,Operational IntegrityIndustry:ManufacturingCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Operator error Origin: CSB Incident:EXPLOSIONHazards:FlammableContributory Factors:Component MalfunctionImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:Acetylene

202328JanAll DayChallenger Disintegration 1986NASA Challenger Space Shuttle (US-FL)Industry:AerospaceCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Deficiency Origin: NASA Incident:COLLAPSEHazards:Mechanical/Kinetic/PotentialImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 Fatalities

202329JanAll DayWendland 1H Well Explosion 2020Chesapeake Energy Burleson County (US-TX)Industry:Onshore Oil & GasCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:UNKNOWN Origin: CSB Incident:EXPLOSIONHazards:FlammableContributory Factors:UNKNOWNImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:Methane

202329JanAll DayWest Pharmaceutical Services Dust Explosion 2003West Pharmaceutical Services Kinston (US-NC)Lessons:Compliance with Standards,Process KnowledgeIndustry:Plastics & PolymersCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Operator error Origin: CSB Incident:Dust explosionHazards:FlammableContributory Factors:HousekeepingImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:PolyethyleneTopics:Combustible Dust

202330JanAll DayLittle General Store Explosion 2007Little General Store Ghent (US-WV)Lessons:Emergency Preparedness,Process Knowledge,Stakeholder EngagementIndustry:MiscellaneousCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Maintenance error Origin: CSB Incident:VCEHazards:FlammableContributory Factors:SupervisionImpact:HUMAN (Offsite Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:Propane

202331JanAll DayHoeganaes Fires 2010Hoeganaes Gallatin (US-TN)Lessons:Compliance with Standards,Incident Investigation,Process KnowledgeIndustry:Metal ProcessingCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Operator error Origin: CSB Incident:Dust explosionHazards:FlammableContributory Factors:MaintenanceImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:IronTopics:Combustible Dust

202331JanAll DaySynthron Explosion 2006Synthron Morganton (US-NC)Lessons:Audits & Reviews,Emergency Preparedness,Operational Integrity,Risk AssessmentIndustry:ChemicalsCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Overpressure Origin: CSB Incident:VCEHazards:FlammableContributory Factors:Equipment IsolationImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:Acrylic monomersTopics:Chemical Reaction

202331JanAll DayRaudhatain Terminal Explosion 2002Raudhatain Kuwait (KW)Industry:StorageCountry:KuwaitLanguage:ENLoC:Deterioration Origin: Marsh Incident:VCEHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:Crude Oil

202331JanAll DayLINYI EXPLOSION 2015Linyi Huasheng Group, Shandong (CN)Lessons:Commitment & Culture,Competency,Compliance with Standards,Control of Work,Operating Procedures,Operational Integrity,Operational Readiness,Performance Indicators,Process Knowledge,Risk Assessment,Workforce InvolvementIndustry:Metal ProcessingCountry:ChinaLanguage:ENLoC:Deterioration Origin: MKOPSC Incident:EXPLOSIONHazards:FlammableContributory Factors:Organization Inadequate,Organized Procedures,Training/InstructionImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:Coke

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