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Total # of Recommendations
725
Total # of Open Recommendations
188
Total # of Closed Recommendations
537
Total % of Open 26 vs. Closed 74

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BP Amoco Thermal Decomposition Incident
BP Amoco Thermal Decomposition Incident

Location: Augusta, GA
Final Report Released On: 05/20/2002
Company: BP Amoco
On March 13, 2001, three people were killed as they opened a process vessel containing hot plastic at the BP Amoco Polymers plant in Augusta, Georgia. They were unaware that the vessel was press...
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Concept Sciences Hydroxylamine Explosion
Concept Sciences Hydroxylamine Explosion

Location: Allentown, PA
Final Report Released On: 02/01/2002
Company: Concept Sciences Inc.
On February 19, 1999, a process vessel containing several hundred pounds of hydroxylamine exploded at the Concept Sciences Inc. production facility near Allentown, Pennsylvania. Employees were di...
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Bethlehem Steel Corporation Gas Condensate Fire
Bethlehem Steel Corporation Gas Condensate Fire

Location: Chesterton, IN
Final Report Released On: 12/06/2001
Company: Bethlehem Steel Corporation
On February 2, 2001, a fire occurred at Bethlehem Steel Corporation's Burns Harbor mill in Chesterton, Indiana. One Bethlehem Steel millwright and one contractor supervisor died. Four Bethlehem S...
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Management of Change

Final Report Released On: 08/28/2001
The U.S. Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation Board (CSB) issues this Safety Bulletin to focus attention on the need for systematically managing the safety effects of process changes in the c...
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Tosco Avon Refinery Petroleum Naphtha Fire
Tosco Avon Refinery Petroleum Naphtha Fire

Location: Martinez, CA
Final Report Released On: 03/21/2001
Company: Tosco Corporation
On February 23, 1999, a fire occurred in the crude unit at Tosco Corporation. Avon oil refinery in Martinez, California. Workers were attempting to replace piping attached to a 150-foot-tall frac...
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Sonat Exploration Co. Catastrophic Vessel Overpressurization
Sonat Exploration Co. Catastrophic Vessel Overpressurization

Location: Pitkin, LA
Final Report Released On: 09/21/2000
Company: Sonat Exploration Co.
At approximately 6:15 p.m. on March 4, 1998, a catastrophic vessel failure and fire occurred near Pitkin, Louisiana, at the Temple 22-1 Common Point Separation Facility owned by Sonat Exploration...
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Morton International Inc. Runaway Chemical Reaction
Morton International Inc. Runaway Chemical Reaction

Location: Patterson, NJ
Final Report Released On: 08/16/2000
Company: Morton International Inc.
On April 8, 1998, an explosion and fire occurred during the production of Automate Yellow 96 Dye at the Morton International Inc. plant in Paterson, New Jersey. The explosion and fire were the co...
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