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Jan 15, 2015 10:00 AM

CSB Names Poor Design and Failure to Test Dust Collection System Among Causes of U.S. Ink New Jersey Flash Fire that Burned Seven Workers in 2012; OSHA Again Urged to Issue New Combustible Dust Regulations

The flash fire that burned seven workers, one seriously, at a U.S. Ink plant in New Jersey in 2012 resulted from the accumulation of combustible dust inside a poorly designed dust collection system that had been put into operation only four days before the accident, an investigation by the U.S. Chemical Safety Board (CSB) has found.

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Written Testimony Submitted by U.S. Chemical Safety Board Chairman Rafael Moure-Eraso to the Joint Committee: Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works and the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Hearing

Written Testimony Submitted by U.S. Chemical Safety Board Chairman Rafael Moure-Eraso to the Joint Committee: Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works and the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions hearing entitled, "Oversight of the Implementation of the President’s Executive Order on Improving Chemical Facility Safety and Security

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On 30th Anniversary of Fatal Chemical Release that Killed Thousands in Bhopal, India, CSB Safety Message Warns it Could Happen Again

CSB Chairperson Says More Must be Done to Improve Process Safety Regulations in the U.S. to Prevent the Next Accident from Occurring

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CSB Board Members Identify Modernization of Process Safety Management Regulations as the Agency’s Second "Most Wanted Safety Improvement"

Over the last two decades, the CSB has made important recommendations aimed at preventing recurrence of major industrial accidents by improving OSHA’S Process Safety Management (PSM) Standard and EPA’s Risk Management Plan (RMP) Program.

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CSB DuPont - LaPorte, TX Investigation Update Monday Nov. 17, 2014

The CSB investigation into the tragic accident at DuPont's La Porte, Texas, chemical plant got underway this morning at 8 a.m.

Advisory Update on CSB Investigation into Fatal DuPont Accident in LaPorte, Texas that Killed Four Workers

A team from the U.S. Chemical Safety Board (CSB) has arrived in Houston to begin its investigation into the fatal chemical release at the La Porte DuPont Plant.

Chemical Safety Board Deploying to Fatal Chemical Release at DuPont Plant in La Porte, Texas

CSB deploying to accident at DuPont facility near Houston, Texas

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