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Inferno: Dust Explosion at Imperial Sugar

״the video includes a new four-minute 3-D computer animation depicting the first explosion – known as a “primary event” –... see more
Material Type: Case Study
Author: Daniel Horowitz, Producer
Date Added: Oct 22, 2009 Date Modified: Jan 12, 2011
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Peer Reviews 5 rating
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Death in the OIlfield

Safety Video on Welding Tanks in the Oilfield. Lessons learned are transferable to any hot work situations.
Material Type: Case Study
Author: Chemical Safety Board
Date Added: Aug 29, 2008 Date Modified: May 14, 2010
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Peer Reviews 4.75 rating
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Toxic Transport (PBS)

PBS Video  (aired June 20, 2006) on the Toxic Substances transportation and potential threats. 
Material Type: Case Study
Author: PBS-Thirteen/WNET
Date Added: Dec 19, 2006 Date Modified: Jun 05, 2011
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Peer Reviews 3.25 rating
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Anatomy of a Disaster

The anatomy of the disaster at the BP refinery. Management and technical problems are highlighted. Factors that are common... see more
Material Type: Case Study
Author: Chemical Safety Board
Date Added: Aug 29, 2008 Date Modified: Jan 15, 2009
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Dangers of Hot Work

״The CSB has identified over 60 fatalities since 1990 due to explosions and fires from hot work activities on tanks. Hot work... see more
Material Type: Case Study
Author: Chemical Safety Board
Date Added: Nov 04, 2010 Date Modified: Nov 19, 2012
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Experimenting with Danger

״״Hazards associated with conducting research at chemical laboratories in academic institutions. Investigation Details:... see more
Material Type: Case Study
Author: Unknown
Date Added: Feb 28, 2012 Date Modified: Feb 28, 2012
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Editor Review avg: 5 rating
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In an Instant -- Preventing Fire Burn Injuries

This is a shortened edited version of a 29 minute Video produced by the University of Michigan and marketed by Pyramid... see more
Material Type: Case Study
Author: University of Michigan Trauma Burn Center
Date Added: Feb 16, 2007 Date Modified: Mar 10, 2009
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Editor Review avg: 5 rating
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Propane explosions in Toronto

You tube video of the August 10, 2008 as taken by some amatuer videographers. Their speculation and comentrary give a... see more
Material Type: Case Study
Author: You Tube member TVK1337
Date Added: Aug 12, 2008 Date Modified: Sep 22, 2011
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Propylene Fire

A forklift towing a trailer collided with a line containing highly flammable liquid propylene, causing a release and a vapor... see more
Material Type: Case Study
Author: United States Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation Board
Date Added: Jan 26, 2009 Date Modified: Jul 15, 2010
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Access Zero

"Nine hours into a fire involving 40 vertical storage tanks burning at a wholesale chemical distribution center, firefighters... see more
Material Type: Case Study
Author: Anton Reicher, David White
Date Added: Mar 14, 2008 Date Modified: Jul 09, 2013
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