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Tyre recycling utilising molten metal - issue 244

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Riedewald et al describe the procedure taken prior to a laboratory scale experiment to identify the hazards, assess the risks, change the design and implement control measures to manage the hazards of the experiment. » More Details

Issue Date: 11/08/2015

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Fatalities caused by excess heat or fire in confined spaces - issue 244

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Tony Fishwick describes three incidents highlighting the need to recognise all types of confined space situations - the first two incidents describe fatalities inside hot ovens whereas the third incident took place inside a chimney. » More Details

Issue Date: 11/08/2015

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Injuries caused by quicklime - issue 244

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Hong Wai Onn describes an explosion in a warehouse area of a chemical plant to illustrate the dangers of using improvised solutions to a temporary problem without fully assessing the risks beforehand. » More Details

Issue Date: 11/08/2015

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Issue 243

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Safety case studies learned from issue 243, June 2015 » More Details

Issue Date: 08/06/2015

£62.00

Learning lessons from eight gas explosions - issue 243

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Simon Mark Egan presents eight cases of gas phase explosion in industrial facilities, together with root causes and lessons learned for each » More Details

Issue Date: 08/06/2015

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The contribution of fatigue and shift-work to the Buncefield explosion - issue 243

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John Wilkinson and Julie Bell re-examine the Buncefield explosion with a particular focus on the part played by shiftwork and fatigue, explaining how these lessons can be applied to the rest of the process industry. » More Details

Issue Date: 08/06/2015

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News in brief - issue 243

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News from the process safety field » More Details

Issue Date: 08/06/2015

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Managing the hazards of flare disposal systems - issue 243

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Paul Denham and Alan Donnelly identify the ten key hazard categories associated with flare stacks using case studies of numerous accidents as illustration. Bow tie diagrams are used to show how these hazards may be initiated, prevented and mitigated.  » More Details

Issue Date: 08/06/2015

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Lessons learned from the coastal flooding of process industry sites by a storm surge - issue 243

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Aidan Whitfield et al review the English east coast flooding incident of December 2013, assessing improvements made to the process industry’s flood defences and highlighting what else should be done as climate change experts predict an increase in the frequency and severity of such incidents. » More Details

Issue Date: 08/06/2015

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Lessons learned from major accidents involving fertilizers - issue 242

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Zsuzsanna Gyenes and Maureen Heraty Wood highlight some major accidents involving ammonium nitrate fertilizers and draw out some of the main lessons that could help to improve safety. » More Details

Issue Date: 07/04/2015

£12.00

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