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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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Bayer CropScience Pesticide Waste Tank Explosion
Bayer CropScience Pesticide Waste Tank Explosion

Location: Institute, WV
Final Report Released On: 01/20/2011
Company: Bayer CropScience
Two workers were fatally injured when a waste tank containing the pesticide methomyl violently exploded, damaging a process unit at the Bayer CropScience chemical plant in Institute, West Virgini...
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Xcel Energy Company Hydroelectric Tunnel Fire
Xcel Energy Company Hydroelectric Tunnel Fire

Location: Georgetown, CO
Final Report Released On: 08/25/2010
Company: Xcel Energy Inc.
On October 2, 2007, five people were killed and three others injured when a fire erupted 1,000 feet underground in a tunnel at Xcel Energy Company's hydroelectric power plant in Georgetown, Color...
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Veolia Environmental Services Flammable Vapor Explosion and Fire
Veolia Environmental Services Flammable Vapor Explosion and Fire

Location: West Carrollton, OH
Final Report Released On: 07/21/2010
Company: Veolia Environmental Services
On May 4, 2009, flammable vapors were suddenly released into the atmosphere. The vapors found an ignition source, leading to an explosion and fire that seriously injured two workers and damaged ...
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Kleen Energy Natural Gas Explosion
Kleen Energy Natural Gas Explosion

Location: Middletown, CT
Final Report Released On: 06/28/2010
Company: Kleen Energy
Six workers were fatally injured during a planned work activity to clean debris from natural gas pipes at Kleen Energy in Middletown, CT. To remove the debris, workers used natural gas at a high ...
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Packaging Corporation Storage Tank Explosion
Packaging Corporation Storage Tank Explosion

Location: Tomahawk, WI
Final Report Released On: 03/04/2010
Company: Packaging Corporation of America
On July 29, 2008, three workers died and a fourth was injured when an explosion occurred inside an 80-foot-tall storage tank at the Packaging Corporation of America (PCA) corrugated cardboard mil...
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Seven Key Lessons to Prevent Worker Deaths During Hot Work In and Around Tanks
Seven Key Lessons to Prevent Worker Deaths During Hot Work In and Around Tanks

Final Report Released On: 03/04/2010
A safety bulletin warning of the hazards of conducting hot work in a variety of industries and identifying seven key lessons aimed at preventing worker deaths during hot work in and around storag...
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ConAgra Natural Gas Explosion and Ammonia Release
ConAgra Natural Gas Explosion and Ammonia Release

Location: Garner, NC
Final Report Released On: 02/04/2010
Company: ConAgra Foods
On the afternoon of June 9, 2009, 4 workers were fatally injured and dozens of others were injured when an explosion occurred at the ConAgra Foods facility in Garner, North Carolina. ...
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