Hoyer Hazardous Release 2015

Several main roads closed after a tanker carrying potentially hazardous chemicals spilled some of its load. Proximate causes: • Improperly prepared equipment • Inadequate engineering/design • Improper handling of materials (the chemical had leaked from the tanks which were not properly secured) Source: A web-based collection and analysis of process safety incidents (https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S0950423016302285) Image Credit:Continue reading “Hoyer Hazardous Release 2015”