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CSB Releases Final Report into 2016 Nitrous Oxide Explosion at Airgas Facility in Cantonment, Florida, Noting Safety Management System and Regulatory Deficiencies Contributed to the Incident

Today, the U.S. Chemical Safety Board (CSB) released its final report into the August 28, 2016, nitrous oxide explosion at the Airgas manufacturing facility in Cantonment, Florida. The blast killed the only Airgas employee working at the facility that day and heavily damaged the plant, halting its manufacturing of nitrous oxide indefinitely.


CSB Business Case for Safety

Safety is Good Business and Good Public Policy


Statement of Chairperson Vanessa Allen Sutherland on the 12th Anniversary of the BP Texas City Refinery Disaster

Twelve years ago today, an explosion and fire ripped through the BP Texas City refinery in Texas City, Texas.

Roles and Responsibilities of the US Chemical Safety Board

A summary of the unique role of the CSB in the federal government


CSB 2016 Impact Video

A look at the positive safety impact made by the CSB in fiscal year 2016

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