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Before the California East Bay Legislators’ Public Inquiry into Chevron Refinery Fire of August 2012
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Statement of CSB Chairperson Dr. Rafael Moure-Eraso on Court Decision in Deepwater Horizon/Macondo Investigation Case
Ruling of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas Affirming CSB Jurisdiction in Deepwater Horizon Explosion Investigation
Notice of Additional Information for Sunshine Act Meeting
CSB will Vote on the Interim Report and Safety Recommendations Resulting from Chevron Refinery Investigation
Chemical Safety Board Listed on The 12 Best Small Agencies to Work For in Government
Today the U.S. Chemical Safety Board announced that it will hold a public meeting in Washington, DC, to discuss the status of its March 2007 recommendation that the American Petroleum Institute (API) and the United Steelworkers International Union (USW) jointly lead the development of an ANSI consensus standard with guidelines for fatigue prevention in the refinery and petrochemical industries. The recommendation was the result of the CSB’s investigation into the 2005 fire and explosion at the B
Fatigue Evaluation for Public Comment
The U.S. Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation Board (CSB) and the California Division of Occupational Safety and Health (Cal/OSHA) today released a technical evaluation report on piping samples taken from the Chevron Refinery in Richmond, California, where a hydrocarbon release and massive fire occurred on August 6, 2012. Cal/OSHA participated in this technical evaluation as part of its enforcement investigation.
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