An independent federal agency investigating chemical accidents to protect workers, the public, and the environment.
Today the CSB released preliminary findings into the April 17, 2013, West Fertilizer explosion and fire in West, Texas, which resulted in at least14 fatalities, 226 injuries, and widespread community damage.
The comprehensive Chemical Safety Board investigation of the Macondo well blowout is in the final stages of completion and the first two volumes are planned to be released at a public meeting in Houston on June 5.
The Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation Board (CSB) will convene a public meeting on April 22, 2014, starting a 5:30 p.m. at the Southside Community Center, 205 Tokio Rd, West, TX 76691.
CSB Releases Analysis Showing Cause of Rupture and Hydrogen Blast in 2009 Silver Eagle Refinery Accident in Woods Cross, Utah; Pipe Walls Thinned due to Corrosion that went Uninspected for Years
Investigation report into the April 2, 2010, explosion and fire that fatally injured seven employees
CSB will hold public meeting in Anacortes, WA on May 1, 2014, to conduct board vote on the CSB's final Tesoro Investigation Report
The U.S. Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation Board's (CSB's) response to OSHA's December 9, 2013 Request for Information (at 78 FR 73756) on potential revisions to several agency standards, including the Process Safety Management standard.
Chairman Moure-Eraso Statement on CSB 2015 Budget Justification
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2015 Budget Request
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