October, 2017

201711OctAll DaySite flooding eventPSF Safety Alert 012 Origin: PSF Lessons:Emergency Preparedness,Risk AssessmentLanguage:EN TagsCoastal Flooding

Summary

A North Sea tidal surge partly flooded a regulated site. The site involved was a lower tier COMAH site storing and blending hazardous wastes (potentially flammable, toxic and dangerous to the environment).

The issue and learning are equally relevant to any industrial site that has a potential flood risk.


https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/preparing-for-flooding-a-guide-for-regulated-sites

Origin

PSFProcess Safety Forum

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