Incidents Map

Positions are approximated using the best available coordinates and are NOT intended to pinpoint the exact location of an incident or site.

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202125SepAll DayB&R Hauliers Fire 1982B&R Hauliers Salford (GB) Origin: HSE Lessons:Emergency Preparedness,Operational Integrity,Process Knowledge,Risk Assessment,Stakeholder EngagementIndustry:WarehouseCountry:United KingdomLanguage:ENLoC:Fire exposure

202125SepAll DayLongford Explosion 1998Esso Longford Victoria (AU-VIC) Origin: Marsh Lessons:Commitment & CultureIndustry:Gas ProcessingCountry:AustraliaLanguage:ENLoC:Undertemperature

202126SepAll DayLUBRIZOL FIRE 2019Lubrizol Rouen (FR)Industry:ChemicalsCountry:FranceLanguage:EN

202127SepAll DayMILAZZO FIRE 2014Milazzo Refinery, Sicily (IT) Origin: MKOPSC Lessons:Audits & Reviews,Competency,Compliance with Standards,Contractor Management,Control of Work,Management of Change,Operating Procedures,Operational Integrity,Operational Readiness,Process Knowledge,Risk AssessmentIndustry:RefiningCountry:ItalyLanguage:ENLoC:Deterioration

202128SepAll DayPulau Bukom Refinery Fire 2011Shell Pulau Bukom (SG) Origin: Marsh Industry:RefiningCountry:SingaporeLanguage:ENLoC:Fire exposure

202128SepAll DaySAINATH CHEMICALS EXPLOSION 2015Sainath Chemicals, Visakhapatnam (IN) Origin: MKOPSC 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

202102OctAll DayUnion Carbide Explosion 1975Antwerp, Belgium (BE) Origin: Marsh Industry:PetrochemicalsCountry:BelgiumLanguage:EN

202102OctAll DayXcel Energy Hydroelectric Tunnel Fire 2007Xcel Energy Georgetown (US-CO) Origin: CSB Lessons:Contractor Management,Control of Work,Emergency PreparednessIndustry:Renewable PowerCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Maintenance error

202103OctAll DayAlbright & Wilson Explosion 1996Albright & Wilson Avonmouth (GB) Origin: HSE Lessons:Process KnowledgeIndustry:ChemicalsCountry:United KingdomLanguage:ENLoC:Confined explosion

202105OctAll DayEq Hazardous Waste Plant Explosion 2006Environmental Quality Co. Apex (US-NC) Origin: CSB Lessons:Asset integrity,Emergency Preparedness,Stakeholder EngagementIndustry:Waste TreatmentCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Fire exposure

202105OctAll DayZHEJIANG HONGXIANG EXPLOSION 2015Zhejiang Hongxiang Chemical Co, Shangyu, Zhejiang (CN) Origin: MKOPSC Lessons:Audits & Reviews,Commitment & Culture,Competency,Compliance with Standards,Control of Work,Operating Procedures,Process Knowledge,Risk AssessmentIndustry:ChemicalsCountry:ChinaLanguage:ENLoC:UNKNOWN

202106OctAll DayFormosa Plastics (Point Comfort) Explosion 2005Formosa Plastics Point Comfort (US-TX) Origin: CSB Lessons:Compliance with Standards,Operating Procedures,Risk AssessmentIndustry:Plastics & PolymersCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Impact

202108OctAll DayCarson Refinery Explosion 1992Carson Refinery Los Angeles (US-CA) Origin: Marsh Industry:RefiningCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Deterioration

202109OctAll DayUS Ink Fire 2012US Ink East Rutherford (US-NJ) Origin: CSB Lessons:Asset integrity,Audits & Reviews,Management of Change,Risk Assessment,Workforce InvolvementIndustry:ChemicalsCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Fire exposure

202109OctAll DayBASF (Wilton) Fire 1995BASF Wilton (GB) Origin: HSE Lessons:Asset integrity,Emergency Preparedness,Risk Assessment,Stakeholder EngagementIndustry:WarehouseCountry:United KingdomLanguage:ENLoC:Fire exposure

202111OctAll DayINDSPEC Chemical Toxic Release 2008INDSPEC Petrolia (US-PA) Origin: CSB Lessons:Asset integrity,Management of Change,Risk AssessmentIndustry:ChemicalsCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Component malfunction

202112OctAll DayMazeikiu Refinery Fire 2006Mazeikiu Nafta (LT) Origin: Marsh Industry:RefiningCountry:LithuaniaLanguage:ENLoC:Deficiency

202113OctAll DayPriolo (Isab Sud) Explosion 2008ISAB Sud Priolo (IT) Origin: Marsh Industry:RefiningCountry:ItalyLanguage:ENLoC:Fire exposure

202113OctAll DayFirst Chemical Reactive Chemical Explosion 2002First Chemical Corp. Pascagoula (US-MS) Origin: CSB Lessons:Asset integrity,Control of Work,Emergency Preparedness,Risk Assessment,Stakeholder EngagementIndustry:PetrochemicalsCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Confined explosion TagsRelief Systems

202116OctAll DaySodegaura Refinery Explosion 1992Fuji Oil Co. Sodegaura (JP) Origin: Marsh Industry:RefiningCountry:JapanLanguage:ENLoC:Maintenance error

202117OctAll DayFernie Memorial Arena Toxic Release 2017City of Fernie (CA-BC) Origin: TSBC Lessons:Asset integrity,Contractor Management,Emergency PreparednessIndustry:MiscellaneousCountry:CanadaLanguage:EN

202117OctAll DayMagellan Pipeline Toxic Release 2016Magellan Midstream Partners Tekamah (US-NE) Origin: NTSB Lessons:Asset integrityIndustry:PipelinesCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Deterioration

202117OctAll DayBASF (Ludwigshaven) Explosion 2016BASF Ludwigshaven (DE) Origin: ARIA Lessons:Contractor Management,Control of WorkIndustry:PetrochemicalsCountry:GermanyLanguage:ENLoC:Maintenance error

202118OctAll DayKAKA CHEMICAL EXPLOSION 2014Kaka Chemical, Chandausi (IN) Origin: MKOPSC 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

202120OctAll DayMGPI Processing Toxic Release 2016MGPI Atchison (US-KS) Origin: CSB Lessons:Asset integrity,Competency,Emergency Preparedness,Operating Procedures,Stakeholder EngagementIndustry:Food & DrinkCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Operator error

202120OctAll DayChevron Phillips (Cedar Bayou) Flood 1994Chevron Phillips Cedar Bayor (US-TX) Origin: Marsh Industry:PetrochemicalsCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Natural event

202120OctAll DayANDHRA FIRECRACKER EXPLOSION 2014Andhra, Vakatippa (IN) Origin: MKOPSC Lessons:Audits & Reviews,Commitment & Culture,Competency,Compliance with Standards,Control of Work,Operating Procedures,Operational Integrity,Process Knowledge,Risk AssessmentIndustry:ExplosivesCountry:IndiaLanguage:ENLoC:Confined explosion

202121OctAll DayNew Castle Explosion 1980Amoco New Castle (US-DE) Origin: Marsh Industry:PetrochemicalsCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Maintenance error

202121OctAll DayTriad Transport Toxic Release 2014Triad Transport, Madison County (US-KY) Origin: MKOPSC Lessons:Asset integrity,Audits & Reviews,Emergency Preparedness,Risk AssessmentIndustry:RoadCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Deterioration

202123OctAll DayGASCADE EXPLOSION 2014Gascade, Ludwigshafen (DE) Origin: MKOPSC 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

202123OctAll DayPhillips 66 Explosion 1989Phillips 66 Pasadena (US-TX) Origin: HSE Lessons:Asset integrity,Control of Work,Emergency Preparedness,Operational Integrity,Risk AssessmentIndustry:PetrochemicalsCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Maintenance error

202123OctAll DayCaribbean Petroleum Explosion 2009CAPECO Bayamon (US-PR) Origin: CSB Lessons:Asset integrity,Commitment & Culture,Emergency Preparedness,Risk AssessmentIndustry:StorageCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Component malfunction

202125OctAll DayPULAU MERLIMAU FIRE 1988Singapore Refinery Co. Pulau Merlimau (SG)Industry:RefiningCountry:SingaporeLanguage:ENLoC:Maintenance error

202126OctAll DayAghorn Energy Toxic Release 2019Aghorn Energy Odessa (US-TX) Origin: CSB Industry:StorageCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:UNKNOWN

202129OctAll DayHayes Lemmerz Dust Explosion 2003Hayes Lemmerz Huntington (US-IN) Origin: CSB 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

202129OctAll DayBarton Solvents (Des Moines) Explosion 2007Barton Solvents Des Moines (US-IA) Origin: CSB Lessons:Asset integrity,Operating Procedures,Operational IntegrityIndustry:ChemicalsCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Operator error

202130OctAll DayMarathon (Texas City) Toxic Release 1987Marathon Petroleum Texas City (US-TX) Origin: HSE Lessons:Control of WorkIndustry:RefiningCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Impact

202104NovAll DayAppleby-Frodingham Steelworks Explosion 1975Appleby-Frodingham Scunthorpe (GB) Origin: HSE Industry:Metal ProcessingCountry:United KingdomLanguage:ENLoC:Deterioration

202104NovAll DayBourbon Blowout 1987Shell Bourbon Field (US-GM) Origin: Marsh Industry:OffshoreCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Overpressure

202105NovAll DayValero (Delaware) Refinery Asphyxiation 2005Valero Delaware City (US-DE) Origin: CSB Lessons:Competency,Control of WorkIndustry:RefiningCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Maintenance error

202105NovAll DayFloating Production Unit Flammable Release 2006Norwegian North Sea (NO) Origin: Marsh Industry:OffshoreCountry:NorwayLanguage:ENLoC:Deterioration

202106NovAll DayRIGONI EXPLOSION 2014Rigoni Chemicals, Cordoba (AR) Origin: MKOPSC 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

202107NovAll DayDSM Beek Explosion 1975DSM Beek (NL) Origin: HSE Lessons:Asset integrity,Emergency PreparednessIndustry:RefiningCountry:NetherlandsLanguage:ENLoC:Undertemperature

202108NovAll DayCorus Blast Furnace Explosion 2001Corus UK Port Talbot (GB) Origin: HSE Industry:Metal ProcessingCountry:United KingdomLanguage:ENLoC:Overpressure

202109NovAll DayLa Mede Refinery Explosion 1992Total La Mede (FR) Origin: Marsh Industry:RefiningCountry:FranceLanguage:ENLoC:Deterioration

202109NovAll DayE. I. Dupont De Nemours Explosion 2010E.I. duPont de Nemours and Co. Buffalo (US-NY) Origin: CSB Lessons:Control of Work,Operational IntegrityIndustry:Plastics & PolymersCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Maintenance error

202112NovAll DayAllied Terminals Tank Collapse 2008Allied Terminals Chesapeake (US-VA) Origin: CSB Lessons:Asset integrity,Compliance with Standards,Management of ChangeIndustry:StorageCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Deficiency

202114NovAll DayPampa Explosion 1987Celanese Chemicals Pampa (US-TX) Origin: Marsh Lessons:Competency,Operational Integrity,Risk AssessmentIndustry:PetrochemicalsCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Confined explosion,Operator error

202115NovAll DayDupont (La Porte) Toxic Release 2014DuPont La Porte (US-TX) Origin: CSB Lessons:Commitment & Culture,Emergency Preparedness,Management of Change,Operating Procedures,Process Knowledge,Risk Assessment,Stakeholder EngagementIndustry:ChemicalsCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Operator error

202117NovAll DayIRELAND ALLOYS TOXIC RELEASE 2014Ireland Alloys, Blantyre (GB) Origin: MKOPSC Lessons:Commitment & Culture,Competency,Compliance with Standards,Contractor Management,Control of Work,Operating Procedures,Operational Integrity,Operational Readiness,Risk AssessmentIndustry:Waste TreatmentCountry:United KingdomLanguage:ENLoC:Deterioration

202117NovAll DayDPC Enterprises (Glendale) Toxic Release 2003DPC Enterprises Glendale (US-AZ) Origin: CSB Lessons:Asset integrity,Emergency Preparedness,Operating Procedures,Risk Assessment,Stakeholder EngagementIndustry:ChemicalsCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Overpressure

202118NovAll DayFENG YAN ERMUGOU MINE EXPLOSION 2019Feng Yan Pingyao (CN)Industry:MiningCountry:ChinaLanguage:EN

202119NovAll DayPike River Mine Explosion 2010Pike River Coal Pike River (NZ) Origin: New Zealand Government Lessons:Audits & Reviews,Contractor Management,Emergency Preparedness,Operational ReadinessIndustry:MiningCountry:New ZealandLanguage:ENLoC:Deterioration

202119NovAll DayPEMEX LPG Explosion 1984PEMEX LPG San Juanico (MX) Origin: HSE Lessons:Asset integrity,Emergency Preparedness,Operational Integrity,Risk Assessment,Stakeholder EngagementIndustry:LPGCountry:MexicoLanguage:ENLoC:Overpressure

202122NovAll DayExxonmobil (Baton Rouge) Fire 2016ExxonMobil Baton Rouge (US-LA) Origin: CSB Lessons:Asset integrity,Competency,Operating ProceduresIndustry:RefiningCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Maintenance error

202122NovAll DayCAI / Arnel Explosion 2006CAI/Arnel Danvers (US-MA) Origin: CSB Lessons:Compliance with Standards,Operating ProceduresIndustry:ChemicalsCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Operator error

202122NovAll DayPort Of Mohammedia Refinery Explosion 2002SAMIR Port of Mohammedia (MA) Origin: Marsh Industry:RefiningCountry:MoroccoLanguage:ENLoC:Natural event

202127NovAll DayTPC Explosion 2019TPC Group Port Neches (US-TX) Origin: CSB Industry:ChemicalsCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:UNKNOWN

202128NovAll DayNoroxo Legionella Incident 2003Noroxo Harnes (FR) Origin: ARIA Lessons:Operational IntegrityIndustry:ChemicalsCountry:FranceLanguage:ENLoC:Genuine release

202129NovAll DayDelaware City Refining Toxic Release & Fire 2015Delaware City Refining Co Delaware City (US-DE) Origin: CSB Lessons:Control of Work,Management of Change,Operating Procedures,Operational IntegrityIndustry:RefiningCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Deterioration

202101DecAll DaySannazzaro De Burgondi Refinery Fire 2016Eni Sannazzaro De Burgondi (IT) Origin: Marsh Industry:RefiningCountry:ItalyLanguage:ENLoC:Fire exposure

202103DecAll DayBhopal Toxic Release 1984Union Carbide Bhopal Madhya Pradesh (IN) Origin: HSE Lessons:Asset integrity,Control of Work,Emergency Preparedness,Management of Change,Risk Assessment,Stakeholder EngagementIndustry:ChemicalsCountry:IndiaLanguage:ENLoC:Genuine release

202103DecAll DayMarcus Oil & Chemical Explosion 2004Marcus Oil and Chemical Houston (US-TX) Origin: CSB Lessons:Asset integrity,Operating ProceduresIndustry:ChemicalsCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Deficiency

202106DecAll DayMont-Blanc Explosion 1917SS Mont-Blanc Halifax (CA-NS) Origin: Wikipedia Industry:ShippingCountry:CanadaLanguage:ENLoC:Transport

202107DecAll DayInternational Biosynthetics Toxic Release 1991International Biosynthetics Widnes (GB) Origin: HSE Lessons:Asset integrity,Operational Integrity,Risk AssessmentIndustry:ChemicalsCountry:United KingdomLanguage:ENLoC:Genuine release

202107DecAll DayNDK Crystal Explosion 2009NDK Crystal Belvidere (US-IL) Origin: CSB Lessons:Commitment & Culture,Compliance with Standards,Incident InvestigationIndustry:ManufacturingCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Deficiency

202109DecAll DayAL Solutions Dust Explosion 2010A.L. Solutions New Cumberland (US-WV) Origin: CSB Lessons:Incident Investigation,Process Knowledge,Risk AssessmentIndustry:Metal ProcessingCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Operator error

202110DecAll DayMünchsmünster Explosion 2005ROG Münchsmünster (DE) Origin: Marsh Industry:PetrochemicalsCountry:GermanyLanguage:ENLoC:Deterioration

202111DecAll DayBuncefield Explosion 2005Hertfordshire Oil Storage Ltd (GB) Origin: HSE Lessons:Asset integrity,Commitment & Culture,Compliance with Standards,Management of Change,Operating Procedures,Risk Assessment,Stakeholder EngagementIndustry:StorageCountry:United KingdomLanguage:ENLoC:Component malfunction

202111DecAll DayEnvironmental Enterprises Toxic Release 2002Environmental Enterprises Cincinnati (US-OH) Origin: CSB Lessons:Asset integrity,Commitment & Culture,Operating Procedures,Workforce InvolvementIndustry:Waste TreatmentCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Material incompatibility

202113DecAll DayAmuay Refinery Fire 1984PDVSA Falcón (VE) Origin: Marsh Industry:RefiningCountry:VenezuelaLanguage:ENLoC:Deterioration

202113DecAll DayPort Neal Explosion 1994Terra International Port Neal (US-IA) Origin: Marsh Lessons:Operating Procedures,Risk AssessmentIndustry:ChemicalsCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Confined explosion

202114DecAll DayNational Freight Consortium Fire 1984National Freight Consortium Sheffield (GB) Origin: HSE Industry:WarehouseCountry:United KingdomLanguage:ENLoC:Fire exposure