AL Solutions Dust Explosion 2010

An explosion ripped through the New Cumberland A.L. Solutions titanium plant in West Virginia on December 9, 2010, fatally injuring three workers. The workers were processing titanium powder, which is highly flammable, at the time of the explosion. KEY ISSUES: • FEDERAL COMBUSTIBLE DUST OVERSIGHT • HAZARD RECOGNITION & TRAINING • LEARNING FROM PREVIOUS INCIDENTSContinue reading “AL Solutions Dust Explosion 2010”