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CSB July 16 Public Meeting in Charleston, WV

CSB Will Hold July 16 Public Meeting in Charleston, WV to Release Investigation into 2010 Fatal Accident in New Cumberland, WV and Update the Public on Ongoing Investigation into Chemical Leak at Freedom Industries

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CSB Releases New Computer Animation of 2010 Deepwater Horizon Blowout

The CSB today released a narrated computer animation recreating the Deepwater Horizon blowout on April 20, 2010.

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CSB Board Approves Final Report Finding Deepwater Horizon Blowout Preventer Failed Due to Unrecognized Pipe Buckling Phenomenon During Emergency Well-Control Efforts on April 20, 2010, Leading to Environmental Disaster in Gulf of Mexico

Houston, Texas, June 5, 2014— The blowout preventer (BOP) that was intended to shut off the flow of high-pressure oil and gas from the Macondo well in the Gulf of Mexico during the disaster on the Deepwater Horizon drilling rig on April 20, 2010, failed to seal the well because drill pipe buckled for reasons the offshore drilling industry remains largely unaware of, according to a new two-volume draft investigation report released today by the U.S. Chemical Safety Board (CSB).

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May 02, 2014 04:28 PM

Statement by CSB Chairman Rafael Moure-Eraso Commending Unanimous Board Approval of "Landmark" Tesoro Refinery Accident Investigation

Tesoro Report and Recommendations Presented at Public Meeting in Anacortes, Washington, May 1, 2014 ​

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May 01, 2014 02:49 AM

CSB Responses to Tesoro Public Comments

Public Comments and CSB Staff Responses

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Statements from the CSB's April 22 News Conference in Dallas, TX on ongoing West Fertilizer Investigation

Chairperson Rafael Moure-Eraso's and Team Lead Johnnie Bank's Statement from CSB News Conference in Dallas, TX.

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Apr 22, 2014 11:23 AM

Chemical Safety Board Ongoing Investigation Emphasizes Lack of Protection for Communities at Risk from Ammonium Nitrate Storage Facilities; Finds Lack of Regulation at All Levels of Government

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.

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