Accident Description

Accident: Removal of Hazardous Material from Piping Systems

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Accident Occurred On: 01/13/2004 | Final Report Released On: 07/15/2004

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Investigation Status: The CSB issued this safety bulletin on July 15, 2004

This Safety Bulletin identifies specific tasks that facilities should include in all work activities involving piping or equipment opening to ensure the complete removal of hazardous material. In addition, guidance is provided on implementing generic (plant-wide) procedures for nonroutine work activities.