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

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

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

202119DecAll DayT2 Laboratories Reactive Chemical Explosion 2007T2 Laboratories Inc. Jacksonville (US-FL) Origin: CSB Lessons:Commitment & Culture,Competency,Compliance with Standards,Emergency Preparedness,Incident Investigation,Management of Change,Risk AssessmentIndustry:ChemicalsCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Overpressure

202119DecAll DayTacoa Terminal Explosion 1982Electricidad de Caracas Tacoa (VE) Origin: Marsh Industry:StorageCountry:VenezuelaLanguage:ENLoC:Confined explosion

202122DecAll DayLavera Fire 2012Ineos Lavera (FR) Origin: Marsh Industry:PetrochemicalsCountry:FranceLanguage:ENLoC:Overpressure

202124DecAll DayMedor FSU Damage 1988Fulmar Field UK North Sea (GB) Origin: Marsh Industry:OffshoreCountry:United KingdomLanguage:ENLoC:Natural event

202124DecAll DayExxonmobil (Baton Rouge) Explosion 1989ExxonMobil Baton Rouge (US-LA) Origin: Marsh Industry:RefiningCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Undertemperature

202125DecAll DayBintulu Explosion 1997Shell Bintulu (MY) Origin: Marsh Industry:Gas ProcessingCountry:MalaysiaLanguage:ENLoC:Confined explosion

202202JanAll DayCatalyst Systems Reactive Explosion 2003Catalyst Systems Gnadenhutten (US-OH) Origin: CSB Lessons:Commitment & Culture,Risk AssessmentIndustry:ChemicalsCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Overpressure

202203JanAll DaySIR Refinery Fire 2017Gestoci, Abidjan, Ivory Coast (CI) Origin: Marsh Industry:RefiningCountry:Ivory CoastLanguage:EN

202204JanAll DayBraehead Container Depot Fire 1977Renfrew (GB) Origin: HSE Industry:WarehouseCountry:United KingdomLanguage:ENLoC:Fire exposure

202204JanAll DaySuncor Fort McMurray Refinery Fire 2005Suncor Fort McMurray (CA-AB) Origin: Marsh Industry:RefiningCountry:CanadaLanguage:ENLoC:Overpressure

202204JanAll DayFeyzin LPG Explosion 1966Total Feyzin (FR) Origin: HSE Lessons:Asset integrity,Emergency Preparedness,Operating ProceduresIndustry:LPGCountry:FranceLanguage:ENLoC:Operator error

202206JanAll DayMFG CHEMICAL (DALTON) TOXIC RELEASE 2015MFG Chemical, Inc. Dalton (US-GA) 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,Performance Indicators,Process Knowledge,Risk Assessment,Stakeholder Engagement,Workforce InvolvementIndustry:ChemicalsCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Overpressure

202206JanAll DayHorizon Oil Sands Explosion 2011Horizon Oil Sands Fort McKay (CA-AB) Origin: Marsh Industry:RefiningCountry:CanadaLanguage:ENLoC:Operator error

202206JanAll DayAlbian Sands Explosion 2003Shell Canada Albian Sands (CA-AB) Origin: Marsh Industry:RefiningCountry:CanadaLanguage:ENLoC:Deterioration

202207JanAll DayTexas Tech University Explosion 2010Texas Tech University Lubbock (US-TX) Origin: CSB Lessons:Audits & Reviews,Commitment & Culture,Operating Procedures,Risk AssessmentIndustry:LaboratoryCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Operator error

202207JanAll DaySierra Chemical Explosion 1998Sierra Chemical Co. Mustang (US-NV) Origin: CSB Lessons:Commitment & Culture,Competency,Risk Assessment,Workforce InvolvementIndustry:ExplosivesCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Confined explosion

202208JanAll DayBantry Bay Terminal Explosion 1979Betelgeuse Whiddy Island (IE) Origin: Marsh Industry:ShippingCountry:IrelandLanguage:ENLoC:Fire exposure

202208JanAll DayGREEN VALLEY CHEMICAL EXPLOSION 2015Green Valley Chemical, Creston (US-IA) Origin: MKOPSC Lessons:Asset integrity,Commitment & Culture,Competency,Compliance with Standards,Control of Work,Operating Procedures,Risk AssessmentIndustry:ChemicalsCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:UNKNOWN

202209JanAll DayBayernoil Refinery Explosion 2018Vohburg, Germany (DE) Origin: Marsh Industry:RefiningCountry:GermanyLanguage:EN

202209JanAll DayFreedom Industries Toxic Release 2014Freedom Industries Charleston (US-WV) Origin: CSB Lessons:Asset integrity,Compliance with Standards,Emergency PreparednessIndustry:StorageCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Deterioration

202209JanAll DayPascagoula Refinery Hurricane/Flood 1998Chevron Pascagoula (US-MS) Origin: Marsh Industry:RefiningCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Natural event

202210JanAll DayPutney Explosion 1985South East Gas Board Putney (GB) Origin: HSE Industry:MiscellaneousCountry:United KingdomLanguage:ENLoC:Structural settlement

202211JanAll DayBethune Point Explosion 2006City of Daytona Beach Bethune Point (US-FL) Origin: CSB Lessons:Asset integrity,Control of Work,Process Knowledge,Workforce InvolvementIndustry:Water TreatmentCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Maintenance error

202211JanAll DayRuwais Refinery Fire 2017ADNOC Ruwais (AE) Origin: Marsh Industry:RefiningCountry:Abu DhabiLanguage:ENLoC:Maintenance error

202212JanAll DayStanlow Refinery Fire 2013Shell Stanlow (GB) Origin: Marsh Industry:RefiningCountry:United KingdomLanguage:ENLoC:Overtemperature

202212JanAll DaySilver Eagle Refinery Explosion 2009Silver Eagle Refinery Woods Cross (US-UT) Origin: CSB Lessons:Asset integrityIndustry:RefiningCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Deterioration

202213JanAll DayBLSR Operating Fire 2003BLSR Rosharon (US-TX) Origin: CSB Lessons:Compliance with Standards,Contractor Management,Operating Procedures,Process KnowledgeIndustry:Waste TreatmentCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Operator error

202216JanAll DayGeorgia-Pacific Toxic Release 2002Georgia-Pacific Pennington (US-AL) Origin: CSB Lessons:Emergency Preparedness,Management of Change,Operating Procedures,Risk AssessmentIndustry:Pump & PaperCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Material incompatibility

202217JanAll DayBP (Llandarcy) Refinery Explosion 1981BP Oil Llandarcy (GB) Origin: HSE Lessons:Asset integrity,Emergency PreparednessIndustry:RefiningCountry:United KingdomLanguage:ENLoC:Deterioration

202218JanAll DayPETROBRAS (RLAM) EXPLOSION 2015Petrobras, Landulpho Alves Refinery, Salvador (BR) Origin: MKOPSC Lessons:Asset integrity,Audits & Reviews,Competency,Compliance with Standards,Control of Work,Emergency Preparedness,Incident Investigation,Management of Change,Operating Procedures,Operational Integrity,Operational Readiness,Performance Indicators,Process Knowledge,Risk Assessment,Stakeholder Engagement,Workforce InvolvementIndustry:RefiningCountry:BrazilLanguage:ENLoC:Deterioration

202219JanAll DaySkikda Explosion 2004Sonatrach Skikda (DZ) Origin: Marsh Industry:LNGCountry:AlgeriaLanguage:ENLoC:Deterioration

202220JanAll DaySURVIVAL INDUSTRIES EXPLOSION 2015Survival Technologies, Ankleshwar (IN) Origin: MKOPSC Lessons:Asset integrity,Audits & Reviews,Commitment & Culture,Competency,Compliance with Standards,Contractor Management,Control of Work,Incident Investigation,Management of Change,Operating Procedures,Operational Integrity,Operational Readiness,Performance Indicators,Process Knowledge,Risk Assessment,Workforce InvolvementIndustry:ChemicalsCountry:IndiaLanguage:ENLoC:Operator error

202220JanAll DayTreasure Saga Production Loss 1989Ekofisk Field Norwegian North Sea (NO) Origin: Marsh Industry:OffshoreCountry:NorwayLanguage:ENLoC:Overpressure

202221JanAll DayTosco Avon (Hydrocracker) Explosion 1997Tosco Avon Martinez (US-CA) Origin: EPA Industry:RefiningCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Overpressure

202221JanAll DayRiver Road Barking Explosion 1980Womersley Boome Chemicals (GB) Origin: HSE Industry:WarehouseCountry:United KingdomLanguage:ENLoC:Fire exposure

202222JanAll DayPryor Trust Blowout & Fire 2018Pryor Trust Pittsburg County (US-OK) Origin: CSB Lessons:Asset integrity,Commitment & Culture,Compliance with Standards,Operating Procedures,Operational Integrity,Operational ReadinessIndustry:Onshore Oil & GasCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Overpressure

202223JanAll DayDupont (Belle) Toxic Release 2010DuPont Belle (US-WV) Origin: CSB Lessons:Asset integrity,Audits & Reviews,Competency,Compliance with Standards,Emergency Preparedness,Incident Investigation,Operating Procedures,Risk AssessmentIndustry:ChemicalsCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Deterioration

202223JanAll DayHavkong Grounding 1993Havkong Braefoot Bay (GB) Origin: HSE Lessons:Asset integrity,Emergency Preparedness,Operating Procedures,Operational IntegrityIndustry:ShippingCountry:United KingdomLanguage:ENLoC:Natural event

202224JanAll DayWatson Grinding Explosion 2020Watson Grinding & Manufacturing Houston (US-TX) Origin: CSB Industry:ManufacturingCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:UNKNOWN

202225JanAll DayASCO Explosion 2005Acetylene Services Company (ASCO) Perth Amboy (US-NJ) Origin: CSB Lessons:Asset integrity,Competency,Operating Procedures,Operational IntegrityIndustry:ManufacturingCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Operator error

202226JanAll DayAnchor-Handling Tug Damage 2009Offshore Angola (AO) Origin: Marsh Industry:OffshoreCountry:AngolaLanguage:ENLoC:Impact

202228JanAll DayChallenger Disintegration 1986NASA Challenger Space Shuttle (US-FL) Origin: NASA Industry:AerospaceCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Deficiency

202229JanAll DayWendland 1H Well Explosion 2020Chesapeake Energy Burleson County (US-TX) Origin: CSB Industry:Onshore Oil & GasCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:UNKNOWN

202229JanAll DayWest Pharmaceutical Services Dust Explosion 2003West Pharmaceutical Services Kinston (US-NC) Origin: CSB Lessons:Compliance with Standards,Process KnowledgeIndustry:Plastics & PolymersCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Operator error

202230JanAll DayPori Fire 2017Huntsman Pori (FI) Origin: Marsh Industry:ChemicalsCountry:FinlandLanguage:ENLoC:Fire exposure

202230JanAll DayBaia Mare Dam Release 2000Aurul Baia Mare Sasar River (RO) Origin: ARIA Industry:MiningCountry:RomaniaLanguage:ENLoC:Natural event

202230JanAll DayLittle General Store Explosion 2007Little General Store Ghent (US-WV) Origin: CSB Lessons:Emergency Preparedness,Process Knowledge,Stakeholder EngagementIndustry:MiscellaneousCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Maintenance error

202231JanAll DayMarcus Hook Explosion 1975Edgar M. Queeny | Corinthos Marcus Hook, Pennsylvania (US-PA) Origin: Marsh Industry:ShippingCountry:United StatesLanguage:EN

202231JanAll DaySynthron Explosion 2006Synthron Morganton (US-NC) Origin: CSB Lessons:Audits & Reviews,Emergency Preparedness,Operational Integrity,Risk AssessmentIndustry:ChemicalsCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Overpressure

202231JanAll DayLINYI EXPLOSION 2015Linyi Huasheng Group, Shandong (CN) Origin: MKOPSC Lessons:Commitment & Culture,Competency,Compliance with Standards,Control of Work,Operating Procedures,Operational Integrity,Operational Readiness,Performance Indicators,Process Knowledge,Risk Assessment,Workforce InvolvementIndustry:Metal ProcessingCountry:ChinaLanguage:ENLoC:Deterioration

202231JanAll DayRaudhatain Terminal Explosion 2002Raudhatain Kuwait (KW) Origin: Marsh Industry:StorageCountry:KuwaitLanguage:ENLoC:Deterioration

202231JanAll DayHoeganaes Fires 2010Hoeganaes Gallatin (US-TN) Origin: CSB Lessons:Compliance with Standards,Incident Investigation,Process KnowledgeIndustry:Metal ProcessingCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Operator error

202201FebAll DayColumbia Disintegration 2003NASA Columbia Space Shuttle (US-TX) Origin: NASA Industry:AerospaceCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Overtemperature

202201FebAll DayAssociated Octel Fire 1994Associated Octel Ellesmere Port (GB) Origin: HSE Lessons:Asset integrity,Control of Work,Operational IntegrityIndustry:ChemicalsCountry:United KingdomLanguage:ENLoC:Deterioration

202202FebAll DayBethlehem Steel Fire 2001Bethlehem Steel Corp. Chesterton (US-IN) Origin: CSB Lessons:Control of Work,Operational Integrity,Operational ReadinessIndustry:Metal ProcessingCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Maintenance error

202204FebAll DayGryphon Alpha Damage 2011Gryphon Alpha UK North Sea (GB) Origin: Marsh Industry:OffshoreCountry:United KingdomLanguage:ENLoC:Natural event

202206FebAll DayWARSAW CHEMICAL EXPLOSION 2015Warsaw Chemical, Warsaw (US-IN) Origin: MKOPSC Lessons:Asset integrity,Audits & Reviews,Commitment & Culture,Control of Work,Emergency Preparedness,Operating Procedures,Risk Assessment,Stakeholder EngagementIndustry:ChemicalsCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Overpressure

202207FebAll DayTechnic Explosion 2003Technic Inc. Cranston (US-RI) Origin: CSB Lessons:Control of Work,Emergency Preparedness,Management of Change,Risk AssessmentIndustry:ChemicalsCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Confined explosion

202207FebAll DayImperial Sugar Dust Explosion 2008Imperial Sugar Co. Port Wentworth (US-GA) Origin: CSB Lessons:Asset integrity,Competency,Compliance with Standards,Incident Investigation,Management of Change,Operational Integrity,Risk AssessmentIndustry:Food & DrinkCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Operator error TagsHousekeeping

202207FebAll DayKleen Energy Explosion 2010Kleen Energy Middletown (US-CT) Origin: CSB Lessons:Competency,Compliance with Standards,Control of Work,Incident InvestigationIndustry:Fossil PowerCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Maintenance error

202208FebAll DayPCA (Deridder) Explosion 2017PCA DeRidder (US-LA) Origin: CSB Lessons:Asset integrity,Commitment & Culture,Control of Work,Risk AssessmentIndustry:Pump & PaperCountry:United StatesLanguage:ENLoC:Maintenance error

202208FebAll DayLIAOCHENG EXPLOSION 2015Liaocheng, Shandong (CN) Origin: MKOPSC 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