Hazards Flammable

February

202301FebAll DayAssociated Octel Fire 1994Associated Octel Ellesmere Port (GB)Lessons:Asset integrity,Control of Work,Operational IntegrityIndustry:ChemicalsCountry:United KingdomLanguage:ENLoC:Deterioration Origin: HSE Incident:Jet flameHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (Offsite Injuries)Effects:< 100 InjuriesMaterial:Ethyl chloride

202302FebAll DayBethlehem Steel Fire 2001Bethlehem Steel Corp. Chesterton (US-IN)Lessons:Control of Work,Operational Integrity,Operational ReadinessIndustry:Metal ProcessingCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Maintenance error Origin: CSB Incident:FIREHazards:FlammableContributory Factors:MaintenanceImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:Coke gas

202304FebAll DayGryphon Alpha Damage 2011Gryphon Alpha UK North Sea (GB)Industry:OffshoreCountry:United KingdomLanguage:ENLoC:Natural event Origin: Marsh Incident:COLLISIONHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (On Site Injuries)Effects:< 100 InjuriesMaterial:Crude Oil

202306FebAll DayWARSAW CHEMICAL EXPLOSION 2015Warsaw Chemical, Warsaw (US-IN)Lessons:Asset integrity,Audits & Reviews,Commitment & Culture,Control of Work,Emergency Preparedness,Operating Procedures,Risk Assessment,Stakeholder EngagementIndustry:ChemicalsCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Overpressure Origin: MKOPSC Incident:VCEHazards:Flammable,ToxicImpact:HUMAN (On Site Injuries)Effects:< 100 InjuriesMaterial:Methanol

202307FebAll DayImperial Sugar Dust Explosion 2008Imperial Sugar Co. Port Wentworth (US-GA)Lessons:Asset integrity,Competency,Compliance with Standards,Incident Investigation,Management of Change,Operational Integrity,Risk AssessmentIndustry:Food & DrinkCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Operator error Origin: CSB Incident:Dust explosionHazards:FlammableContributory Factors:HousekeepingImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:11 – 100 FatalitiesMaterial:SugarTopics:Combustible Dust

202307FebAll DayTechnic Explosion 2003Technic Inc. Cranston (US-RI)Lessons:Control of Work,Emergency Preparedness,Management of Change,Risk AssessmentIndustry:ChemicalsCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Confined explosion Origin: CSB Incident:Dust explosionHazards:FlammableContributory Factors:HousekeepingImpact:HUMAN (On Site Injuries)Effects:< 100 InjuriesMaterial:VariousTopics:Chemical Reaction

202307FebAll DayKleen Energy Explosion 2010Kleen Energy Middletown (US-CT)Lessons:Competency,Compliance with Standards,Control of Work,Incident InvestigationIndustry:Fossil PowerCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Maintenance error Origin: CSB Incident:EXPLOSIONHazards:FlammableContributory Factors:MaintenanceImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:Methane

202308FebAll DayPCA (Deridder) Explosion 2017PCA DeRidder (US-LA)Lessons:Asset integrity,Commitment & Culture,Control of Work,Risk AssessmentIndustry:Pulp & PaperCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Maintenance error Origin: CSB Incident:VCEHazards:FlammableContributory Factors:MaintenanceImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:Hydrocarbons

202308FebAll DayLIAOCHENG EXPLOSION 2015Liaocheng, 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:PetrochemicalsCountry:ChinaLanguage:ENLoC:Maintenance error Origin: MKOPSC Incident:VCEHazards:FlammableContributory Factors:Organization Inadequate,Organized Procedures,Training/InstructionImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:Ethanol

202311FebAll DayPermaflex Longport Explosion 1980Permaflex Stoke (GB)Industry:ManufacturingCountry:United KingdomLanguage:ENLoC:Fire exposure Origin: HSE Incident:VCEHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (On Site Injuries)Effects:< 100 InjuriesMaterial:LPG

202311FebAll DayKwame Nkrumah Damage 2016Kwame Nkrumah Jubilee Field (GH)Industry:OffshoreCountry:GhanaLanguage:ENLoC:Deterioration Origin: Marsh Incident:COLLAPSEHazards:FlammableImpact:COST (On Site)Effects:FinancialMaterial:Crude Oil

202312FebAll DayPetrobras (Espirito Santos FPSO) Explosion 2015Petrobras, FPSO Cidade de São Mateus, Espírito Santo (BR)Lessons:Asset integrity,Audits & Reviews,Competency,Compliance with Standards,Control of Work,Emergency Preparedness,Incident Investigation,Management of Change,Operating Procedures,Operational Integrity,Process Knowledge,Risk Assessment,Stakeholder Engagement,Workforce InvolvementIndustry:OffshoreCountry:BrazilLanguage:ENLoC:Deterioration Origin: MKOPSC Incident:EXPLOSIONHazards:FlammableContributory Factors:Design of Plant,Management Attitude,Organized Procedures,Process Analysis,SupervisionImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:Methane

202313FebAll DayUniversal Freight Fire 1982Universal Freight Woodkirk (GB)Lessons:Emergency Preparedness,Risk Assessment,Stakeholder EngagementIndustry:WarehouseCountry:United KingdomLanguage:ENLoC:Fire exposure Origin: HSE Incident:Pool fireHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (Offsite At Risk)Effects:EnvironmentalMaterial:Octyl PhenolTopics:Chemical Reaction

202316FebAll DayCSX (KANAWHA) EXPLOSION 2015CSX Transportation, Kanawha (US-WV)Lessons:Asset integrity,Audits & Reviews,Competency,Compliance with Standards,Contractor Management,Management of Change,Operating Procedures,Performance Indicators,Risk Assessment,Workforce InvolvementIndustry:RailCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Transport Origin: MKOPSC Incident:FireballHazards:FlammableContributory Factors:Organized ProceduresImpact:HUMAN (Offsite Injuries)Effects:< 100 InjuriesMaterial:Crude Oil

202316FebAll DayValero (Sunray) Refinery Fire 2007Valero Sunray (US-TX)Lessons:Compliance with Standards,Management of Change,Risk AssessmentIndustry:RefiningCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Undertemperature Origin: CSB Incident:FIREHazards:FlammableContributory Factors:Containment FailureImpact:HUMAN (On Site At Risk)Effects:< 100 InjuriesMaterial:PropaneTopics:Natural Hazards

202318FebAll DayBig Spring Refinery Explosion 2008Alon Big Spring (US-TX)Industry:RefiningCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Deterioration Origin: Marsh Incident:VCEHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (On Site Injuries)Effects:< 100 InjuriesMaterial:Hydrocarbons

202318FebAll DayExxonmobil (Torrance) Refinery Explosion 2015ExxonMobil Torrance (US-CA)Lessons:Asset integrity,Operating Procedures,Operational Integrity,Risk AssessmentIndustry:RefiningCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Confined explosion Origin: CSB Incident:VCEHazards:FlammableContributory Factors:MaintenanceImpact:HUMAN (On Site Injuries)Effects:< 100 InjuriesMaterial:Hydrocarbons

202320FebAll DayCTA Acoustics Dust Explosion 2003CTA Acoustics, Inc. Corbin (US-KY)Lessons:Asset integrity,Control of Work,Process Knowledge,Risk AssessmentIndustry:ManufacturingCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Operator error Origin: CSB Incident:Dust explosionHazards:FlammableContributory Factors:HousekeepingImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:Phenolic resinTopics:Chemical Reaction

202323FebAll DayTosco Avon (Crude Unit) Fire 1999Tosco Avon Martinez (US-CA)Lessons:Asset integrity,Commitment & Culture,Control of Work,Management of ChangeIndustry:RefiningCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Maintenance error Origin: CSB Incident:FIREHazards:FlammableContributory Factors:MaintenanceImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:Naptha

202326FebAll DayKomo Earthquake 2018Komo Papua New Guinea (PG)Industry:Gas ProcessingCountry:Papua New GuineaLanguage:EN Origin: Marsh Hazards:FlammableEffects:FinancialMaterial:Methane

March

202302MarAll DayRimbey Pipeline Flammable Release 1979Rimbey Pipeline Mill Woods (CA-AB)Lessons:Emergency Preparedness,Stakeholder EngagementIndustry:PipelinesCountry:CanadaLanguage:ENLoC:Deficiency Origin: HSE Incident:VCEHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (Offsite At Risk)Effects:EnvironmentalMaterial:Propane

202303MarAll DayTIARUN EXPLOSION 2015Tianrun Chemical Fertilizer Co, Ordos, Inner Mongolia (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:PetrochemicalsCountry:ChinaLanguage:ENLoC:Maintenance error Origin: MKOPSC Incident:Pressure burstHazards:Corrosive,Environmental,Flammable,ToxicContributory Factors:Organization Inadequate,Organized ProceduresImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:Ammonia,Hydrogen

202304MarAll DaySonat Exploration Vessel Overpressurization 1998Sonat Exploration Co. Pitkin (US-LA)Lessons:Asset integrity,Operating Procedures,Risk AssessmentIndustry:Onshore Oil & GasCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Overpressure Origin: CSB Incident:FIREHazards:FlammableContributory Factors:Containment FailureImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:HydrocarbonsTopics:Pressure Systems

202305MarAll DayTrans-Andean Pipeline Earthquake 1987Ecuador (EC)Industry:PipelinesCountry:EcuadorLanguage:ENLoC:Natural event Origin: Marsh Incident:Gas/vapour/mist/etc release to airHazards:FlammableContributory Factors:Natural EventImpact:ENVIRONMENTAL (Offsite)Effects:EnvironmentalMaterial:Crude Oil

202307MarAll DayBASF (Antwerp) Explosion 1989BASF Antwerp (BE)Industry:ChemicalsCountry:BelgiumLanguage:ENLoC:Deterioration Origin: Marsh Incident:EXPLOSIONHazards:Flammable,ToxicImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:11 – 100 FatalitiesMaterial:Ethylene Oxide

202311MarAll DayPajaritos Explosion 1991PEMEX Pajaritos (MX)Industry:PetrochemicalsCountry:MexicoLanguage:ENLoC:Deterioration Origin: Marsh Incident:VCEHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:Vinyl Chloride Monomer

202311MarAll DaySohar Refinery Fire 2013Orpic Sohar (OM)Industry:RefiningCountry:OmanLanguage:ENLoC:Maintenance error Origin: Marsh Incident:FIREHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (On Site At Risk)Effects:EnvironmentalMaterial:Hydrocarbons

202311MarAll DaySendai Refinery Explosion 2011JX Nippon Oil Sendai (JP)Industry:RefiningCountry:JapanLanguage:ENLoC:Fire exposure Origin: Marsh Incident:VCEHazards:FlammableContributory Factors:Natural EventImpact:HUMAN (On Site At Risk)Effects:EnvironmentalMaterial:Hydrocarbons

202312MarAll DaySeadrift Explosion 1991Union Carbide Seadrift (US-TX)Industry:ChemicalsCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Confined explosion Origin: Marsh Incident:EXPLOSIONHazards:Flammable,ToxicImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:Ethylene Oxide

202313MarAll DayBP (Grangemouth) Refinery Fire 1987BP Oil Grangemouth (GB)Lessons:Asset integrity,Control of Work,Operational IntegrityIndustry:RefiningCountry:United KingdomLanguage:ENLoC:Maintenance error Origin: HSE Incident:Flash fireHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:Hydrocarbons

202314MarAll DaySyncrude Fort McMurray Refinery Fire 2017Syncrude Fort McMurray (CA-AB)Industry:RefiningCountry:CanadaLanguage:ENLoC:Deterioration Origin: Marsh Incident:FIREHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (On Site Injuries)Effects:< 100 InjuriesMaterial:Crude Oil

202315MarAll DayPetrobras 36 (P-36) Explosion 2001Petrobras Roncador Field (BR)Industry:OffshoreCountry:BrazilLanguage:ENLoC:Overpressure Origin: Marsh Incident:EXPLOSIONHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:11 – 100 FatalitiesMaterial:Methane

202317MarAll DayITC Tank Fire 2019ITC Deer Park (US-TX)Lessons:Emergency Preparedness,Operational Integrity,Stakeholder EngagementIndustry:StorageCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Deterioration Origin: CSB Incident:FIREHazards:FlammableContributory Factors:Containment FailureImpact:HUMAN (Offsite At Risk)Effects:EnvironmentalMaterial:Naptha

202319MarAll DayARCO B Explosion 1989ARCO Baker Field (US-GM)Industry:OffshoreCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Maintenance error Origin: Marsh Incident:EXPLOSIONHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:Methane

202320MarAll DayShell Stanlow Explosion 1990Shell Stanlow (GB)Lessons:Asset integrity,Operational Integrity,Process Knowledge,Risk AssessmentIndustry:RefiningCountry:United KingdomLanguage:ENLoC:Overpressure Origin: HSE Incident:VCEHazards:Flammable,ToxicImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:ChlorofluoroanilineTopics:Chemical Reaction

202320MarAll DayNiigata Explosion 2007Shin-Etsu Niigata (JP)Industry:ChemicalsCountry:JapanLanguage:ENLoC:Confined explosion Origin: Marsh Incident:Dust explosionHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (Offsite Injuries)Effects:< 100 InjuriesMaterial:Methylcellulose

202322MarAll DayBP (Grangemouth) Hydrocracker Explosion 1987BP Olefins Grangemouth (GB)Lessons:Asset integrity,Control of Work,Management of Change,Operating Procedures,Operational IntegrityIndustry:RefiningCountry:United KingdomLanguage:ENLoC:Overpressure Origin: HSE Incident:VCEHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:Hydrocarbons

202323MarAll DayBP Texas City Refinery Explosion 2005BP Texas City (US-TX)Lessons:Commitment & Culture,Compliance with Standards,Operating Procedures,Operational Integrity,Performance Indicators,Risk AssessmentIndustry:RefiningCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Genuine release Origin: CSB Incident:VCEHazards:FlammableContributory Factors:Organized ProceduresImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:11 – 100 FatalitiesMaterial:HydrocarbonsTopics:Occupied Buildings

202324MarAll DayExxon Valdez Grounding 1989Exxon Valdez Prince William Sound (US-AK)Industry:ShippingCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Transport Origin: EPA Incident:Fluid release to waterHazards:FlammableImpact:ENVIRONMENTAL (Offsite)Effects:EnvironmentalMaterial:Crude Oil

202325MarAll DayLama Explosion 1993Maraven Lake Maracaibo (VE)Industry:OffshoreCountry:VenezuelaLanguage:ENLoC:Maintenance error Origin: Marsh Incident:VCEHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:11 – 100 FatalitiesMaterial:Propane

202325MarAll DayChevron (Richmond) Refinery Explosion 1999Chevron Richmond (US-CA)Industry:RefiningCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Deterioration Origin: Marsh Incident:VCEHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (On Site At Risk)Effects:EnvironmentalMaterial:Hydrocarbons

202326MarAll DayAFRICA SUNOIL FIRE 2014Africa Sunoil Refineries, Durban (ZA)Lessons:Audits & Reviews,Competency,Emergency Preparedness,Incident Investigation,Process Knowledge,Risk Assessment,Stakeholder EngagementIndustry:Food & DrinkCountry:South AfricaLanguage:ENLoC:Fire exposure Origin: MKOPSC Incident:VCEHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (On Site At Risk)Effects:EnvironmentalMaterial:Sunflower oil

April

202301AprAll DayAbkatun Permanente Fire 2015PEMEX Bay of Campeche (MX)Industry:OffshoreCountry:MexicoLanguage:ENLoC:Deterioration Origin: Marsh Incident:FIREHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:Crude Oil

202302AprAll DayULTRACARGO FIRE 2015Ultracargo, Santos (BR)Lessons:Audits & Reviews,Competency,Emergency Preparedness,Operating Procedures,Operational Integrity,Process Knowledge,Risk Assessment,Stakeholder EngagementIndustry:StorageCountry:BrazilLanguage:ENLoC:Fire exposure Origin: MKOPSC Incident:Pool fireHazards:FlammableContributory Factors:Maintenance,Management Attitude,SupervisionImpact:HUMAN (On Site At Risk)Effects:EnvironmentalMaterial:Diesel fuel

202302AprAll DayLa Plata Refinery Explosion 2013YPF Ensenada (AR)Industry:RefiningCountry:ArgentinaLanguage:ENLoC:Natural event Origin: Marsh Incident:VCEHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (On Site At Risk)Effects:EnvironmentalMaterial:Hydrocarbons

202302AprAll DayTesoro (Anacortes) Refinery Explosion 2010Tesoro Anacortes (US-WA)Lessons:Asset integrity,Commitment & Culture,Compliance with Standards,Control of WorkIndustry:RefiningCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Deterioration Origin: CSB Incident:VCEHazards:FlammableContributory Factors:Containment FailureImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:Naptha

202302AprAll DayKMCO Explosion 2019KMCO Crosby (US-TX)Lessons:Asset integrityIndustry:ChemicalsCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Deterioration Origin: CSB Incident:VCEHazards:FlammableContributory Factors:Component MalfunctionImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:Isobutylene

202306AprAll DayDRAGON AROMATICS EXPLOSION 2015Dragon Aromatics, Zhangzhou City, Fujian (CN)Lessons: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,Stakeholder Engagement,Workforce InvolvementIndustry:PipelinesCountry:ChinaLanguage:ENLoC:UNKNOWN Origin: MKOPSC Incident:VCEHazards:FlammableContributory Factors:Manufacture/ConstructionImpact:HUMAN (Offsite Injuries)Effects:< 100 InjuriesMaterial:Paraxylene

202307AprAll DayGlenpool Tank Farm Explosion 2003ConocoPhillips Glenpool (US-OK)Industry:StorageCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Confined explosion Origin: NTSB Incident:VCEHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (Offsite At Risk)Effects:EnvironmentalMaterial:Diesel fuel

202308AprAll DayGiant Industries Refinery Fire Explosion 2004Giant Industries Ciniza (US-NM)Lessons:Asset integrity,Management of Change,Operational IntegrityIndustry:RefiningCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Maintenance error Origin: CSB Incident:FIREHazards:FlammableContributory Factors:MaintenanceImpact:HUMAN (On Site Injuries)Effects:< 100 InjuriesMaterial:Alkylate

202309AprAll DayWEIFANG FATALITIES 2015Weifang, Shandong (CN)Lessons:Audits & Reviews,Commitment & Culture,Competency,Compliance with Standards,Control of Work,Emergency Preparedness,Management of Change,Operating Procedures,Operational Integrity,Operational Readiness,Performance Indicators,Process Knowledge,Risk Assessment,Workforce InvolvementIndustry:Water TreatmentCountry:ChinaLanguage:ENLoC:Operator error Origin: MKOPSC Incident:AsphyxiationHazards:Environmental,Flammable,ToxicContributory Factors:Component MalfunctionImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:Hydrogen Sulfide

202309AprAll DayWickland Refinery Fire 2001Aruba Oil Refinery (AW)Industry:RefiningCountry:Dutch AntillesLanguage:ENLoC:Maintenance error Origin: Marsh Incident:FIREHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (On Site At Risk)Effects:EnvironmentalMaterial:Hydrocarbons

202309AprAll DayHerrig Brothers Explosion 1998Herrig Brothers Albert City (US-IA)Lessons:Asset integrity,Compliance with Standards,Emergency Preparedness,Stakeholder EngagementIndustry:AgricultureCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Impact Origin: CSB Incident:BLEVEHazards:FlammableContributory Factors:Object impactImpact:HUMAN (Offsite Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:Propane

202310AprAll DayDALIAN FIRE 2015Dalian, Liaoning (CN)Lessons:Audits & Reviews,Competency,Risk AssessmentIndustry:PipelinesCountry:ChinaLanguage:ENLoC:Deterioration Origin: MKOPSC Incident:FireballHazards:FlammableContributory Factors:Component MalfunctionImpact:HUMAN (On Site At Risk)Effects:EnvironmentalMaterial:Crude Oil,Methane

202310AprAll DayChevron (Richmond) Refinery Fire 1989Chevron Richmond (US-CA)Industry:RefiningCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Deterioration Origin: Marsh Incident:FIREHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (On Site Injuries)Effects:< 100 InjuriesMaterial:Hydrogen

202312AprAll DayMFG Chemical (Dalton) Toxic Release 2004MFG Chemical, Inc. Callahan Rd. Dalton (US-GA)Lessons:Emergency Preparedness,Process Knowledge,Stakeholder EngagementIndustry:ChemicalsCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Genuine release Origin: CSB Incident:Runaway reaction explosionHazards:FlammableContributory Factors:Loss of Process ControlImpact:HUMAN (Offsite Injuries)Effects:≥ 100 InjuriesMaterial:Allyl alcohol,Allyl chlorideTopics:Chemical Reaction

202313AprAll DayKINDER-MORGAN BORGER EXPLOSION 2015Kinder-Morgan, Borger (US-TX)Lessons:Asset integrity,Audits & Reviews,Commitment & Culture,Competency,Compliance with Standards,Emergency Preparedness,Process Knowledge,Risk AssessmentIndustry:PipelinesCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Deterioration Origin: MKOPSC Incident:EXPLOSIONHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (On Site At Risk)Effects:EnvironmentalMaterial:Methane

202316AprAll DayHumber Refinery Explosion 2001ConocoPhillips Humber Refinery Killingholme (GB)Lessons:Asset integrity,Management of Change,Process KnowledgeIndustry:RefiningCountry:United KingdomLanguage:ENLoC:Deterioration Origin: HSE Incident:EXPLOSIONHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (On Site Injuries)Effects:< 100 InjuriesMaterial:Methane

202317AprAll DayALFREBO EXPLOSION 2015Alfrebro LLC, Monroe (US-OH)Lessons:Commitment & Culture,Competency,Compliance with Standards,Operating Procedures,Operational Integrity,Risk AssessmentIndustry:Food & DrinkCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Operator error Origin: MKOPSC Incident:Runaway reaction explosionHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (On Site Injuries)Effects:< 100 InjuriesMaterial:Acetal

202320AprAll DayDeepwater Horizon Blowout & Explosion 2010BP Macondo (US-GM)Lessons:Asset integrity,Commitment & Culture,Compliance with Standards,Contractor Management,Incident Investigation,Management of Change,Operating Procedures,Operational IntegrityIndustry:OffshoreCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Overpressure Origin: CSB Incident:VCEHazards:FlammableContributory Factors:Containment FailureImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:11 – 100 FatalitiesMaterial:Crude Oil

202323AprAll DayFormosa Plastics (Illiopolis) Explosion 2004Formosa Plastics Corporation Illiopolis (US-IL)Lessons:Emergency Preparedness,Incident Investigation,Operational Integrity,Process KnowledgeIndustry:Plastics & PolymersCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Operator error Origin: CSB Incident:VCEHazards:Flammable,ToxicContributory Factors:ErrorImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:Vinyl Chloride Monomer

202323AprAll DayCarson Refinery Fire 2001Carson Refinery Los Angeles (US-CA)Industry:RefiningCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Deterioration Origin: Marsh Incident:FIREHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (On Site At Risk)Effects:EnvironmentalMaterial:Hydrocarbons

202324AprAll DayEnchova Blowout 1988Petrobras Enchova (BR)Industry:OffshoreCountry:BrazilLanguage:ENLoC:Overpressure Origin: Marsh Incident:FIREHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (On Site At Risk)Effects:EnvironmentalMaterial:Methane

202326AprAll DayHusky Energy Refinery Explosion 2018Husky Superior (US-WI)Lessons:Process KnowledgeIndustry:RefiningCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Maintenance error Origin: CSB Incident:VCEHazards:FlammableContributory Factors:MaintenanceImpact:HUMAN (Offsite Injuries)Effects:< 100 InjuriesMaterial:Hydrocarbons

202329AprAll DayPort Arthur Explosion 2006Huntsman Port Arthur (US-TX)Industry:PetrochemicalsCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Confined explosion Origin: Marsh Incident:VCEHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (On Site At Risk)Effects:EnvironmentalMaterial:Propylene

202330AprAll DayPriolo (Isab Nord) Fire 2006ISAB Nord Priolo (IT)Industry:RefiningCountry:ItalyLanguage:ENLoC:Deterioration Origin: Marsh Incident:FIREHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (On Site Injuries)Effects:< 100 InjuriesMaterial:Crude Oil

May

202301MayAll DaySterlington Explosion 1991Angus Chemical Co Sterlington (US-LA)Industry:PetrochemicalsCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Fire exposure Origin: Marsh Incident:VCEHazards:Flammable,Reactive,ToxicImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:Nitromethane

202301MayAll DayThird Coast Industries Fire 2002Third Coast Industries Brazoria County (US-TX)Lessons:Asset integrity,Compliance with StandardsIndustry:ManufacturingCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Fire exposure Origin: CSB Incident:FIREHazards:FlammableContributory Factors:HousekeepingImpact:HUMAN (Offsite At Risk)Effects:EnvironmentalMaterial:Petroleum productsTopics:Pressure Systems

202303MayAll DayAB Specialty Silicones Explosion 2019AB Specialty Silicones Waukegan (US-IL)Lessons:Asset integrity,Operational IntegrityIndustry:ChemicalsCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Component malfunction Origin: CSB Incident:VCEHazards:FlammableContributory Factors:Runaway ReactionImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:Silicon Hydride

202304MayAll DayENBRIDGE PIPELINE EXPLOSION 2020Enbridge Tetco Hillsboro (US-TX)Industry:PipelinesCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENIncident:EXPLOSIONHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (Offsite At Risk)Effects:EnvironmentalMaterial:Methane

202304MayAll DayVeolia Environmental Services Explosion 2009Veolia West Carrollton (US-OH)Lessons:Asset integrity,Emergency Preparedness,Risk AssessmentIndustry:Waste TreatmentCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Component malfunction Origin: CSB Incident:VCEHazards:FlammableContributory Factors:Loss of Process ControlImpact:HUMAN (On Site Injuries)Effects:< 100 InjuriesMaterial:HydrocarbonsTopics:Occupied Buildings

202305MayAll DayNorco Refinery Explosion 1988Shell Norco (US-LA)Industry:RefiningCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Deterioration Origin: Marsh Incident:VCEHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:LPG

202305MayAll DayADLER PLASTIC EXPLOSION 2020Adler Plastic Ottaviano (IT)Industry:Plastics & PolymersCountry:ItalyLanguage:ENIncident:EXPLOSIONHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:Plastics

202305MayAll DayMap Ta Phut Explosion 2012BST Map Ta Phut (TH)Industry:PetrochemicalsCountry:ThailandLanguage:ENLoC:Operator error Origin: Marsh Incident:VCEHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:11 – 100 FatalitiesMaterial:Polybutadiene

202306MayAll DayGROSVENOR COAL MINE EXPLOSION 2020Anglo American Moranbah (AU-QLD)Industry:MiningCountry:AustraliaLanguage:ENIncident:EXPLOSIONHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (On Site Injuries)Effects:< 100 InjuriesMaterial:Methane

202307MayAll DayLG POLYMERS TOXIC RELEASE 2020LG Polymers Visakhapatnam (IN)Industry:Plastics & PolymersCountry:IndiaLanguage:EN Origin: TCE Incident:Gas/vapour/mist/etc release to airHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (Offsite Fatalities)Effects:11 - 100 FatalitiesMaterial:Styrene

202310MayAll DayANHUI BENGBU EXPLOSION 2015Anhui Bengbu, Anhui (CN)Lessons:Audits & Reviews,Commitment & Culture,Competency,Compliance with Standards,Control of Work,Emergency Preparedness,Incident Investigation,Operating Procedures,Operational Integrity,Operational Readiness,Performance Indicators,Process Knowledge,Risk Assessment,Workforce InvolvementIndustry:Metal ProcessingCountry:ChinaLanguage:ENLoC:Overpressure Origin: MKOPSC Incident:Runaway reaction explosionHazards:Corrosive,FlammableImpact:HUMAN (On Site At Risk)Effects:EnvironmentalMaterial:Sodium

202311MayAll DayAbqaiq Explosion 1977Saudi Aramco, Abqaiq, Buqayq, Saudi Arabia (SA)Industry:PipelinesCountry:Saudi ArabiaLanguage:EN Origin: Marsh Hazards:FlammableMaterial:Crude Oil

202311MayAll DayStockline Plastics Explosion 2004ICL Plastics Glasgow (GB) Industry:WarehouseCountry:United KingdomLanguage:ENLoC:Deterioration Origin: HSE Incident:VCEHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:LPG

202311MayAll DayAFRAMAX TANKER FIRE 2020Aframax Tanker Belwan (ID)Industry:ShippingCountry:IndonesiaLanguage:ENIncident:VCEHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (On Site Injuries)Effects:< 100 InjuriesMaterial:Crude Oil

202312MayAll DayBUKIT JALIL EXPLOSION 2015Bukit Jalil, Malaysia (MY)Lessons:Commitment & Culture,Competency,Compliance with Standards,Management of Change,Operational Integrity,Process Knowledge,Risk AssessmentIndustry:ChemicalsCountry:MalaysiaLanguage:ENLoC:Operator error Origin: MKOPSC Incident:VCEHazards:Environmental,FlammableImpact:HUMAN (On Site At Risk)Effects:EnvironmentalMaterial:Hexane

202313MayAll DayACTON TECHNOLOGIES FIRE 2015Acton Technologies Inc, Jenkins (US-PA)Lessons:Asset integrity,Audits & Reviews,Commitment & Culture,Competency,Compliance with Standards,Emergency Preparedness,Management of Change,Operational Integrity,Process Knowledge,Risk Assessment,Stakeholder Engagement,Workforce InvolvementIndustry:ChemicalsCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:UNKNOWN Origin: MKOPSC Incident:Pool fireHazards:FlammableContributory Factors:Organized Procedures,Process AnalysisImpact:HUMAN (On Site Injuries)Effects:< 100 InjuriesMaterial:Acetone

202315MayAll Day3V SIGMA EXPLOSION 20203V Sigma Venice (IT)Industry:ChemicalsCountry:ItalyLanguage:EN Origin: TCE Incident:EXPLOSIONHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (On Site Injuries)Effects:< 100 InjuriesMaterial:Unknown

202316MayAll DayLIAONING RUIXING TOXIC RELEASE 2015Liaoning Ruixing, Jincheng, Shanxi (CN)Lessons:Audits & Reviews,Commitment & Culture,Competency,Compliance with Standards,Control of Work,Emergency Preparedness,Operating Procedures,Operational Integrity,Operational Readiness,Process Knowledge,Risk Assessment,Workforce InvolvementIndustry:ChemicalsCountry:ChinaLanguage:ENLoC:Deterioration Origin: MKOPSC Incident:Fluid release to groundHazards:FlammableContributory Factors:Component MalfunctionImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:1-10 FatalitiesMaterial:Carbon disulfide

202318MayAll DayNANYANG EXPLOSION 2015Dalian Nanyang Anti-corrosion Coating Co., Dalian, Liaoning (CN)Lessons:Audits & Reviews,Commitment & Culture,Competency,Compliance with Standards,Control of Work,Operational Integrity,Risk Assessment,Workforce InvolvementIndustry:ChemicalsCountry:ChinaLanguage:ENLoC:UNKNOWN Origin: MKOPSC Incident:VCEHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (On Site Injuries)Effects:< 100 InjuriesMaterial:Xylene

202319MayAll DayPriolo Fire 1985EniChem Priolo (IT)Industry:PetrochemicalsCountry:ItalyLanguage:ENLoC:Deterioration Origin: Marsh Incident:FIREHazards:FlammableImpact:HUMAN (On Site Fatalities)Effects:11 – 100 FatalitiesMaterial:Ethylene

202319MayAll DayKuraray America Explosion 2018Kuraray America Pasadena (US-TX)Lessons:Control of WorkIndustry:PetrochemicalsCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Genuine release Origin: CSB Incident:VCEHazards:FlammableContributory Factors:TestingImpact:HUMAN (On Site Injuries)Effects:< 100 InjuriesMaterial:Ethylene