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HSE Business Plan 2016/17 To Focus On Low-Frequency, High-impact Catastrophic Incidents

HSE Business Plan 2016/17 To Focus On Low-Frequency, High-impact Catastrophic Incidents

The Health & Safety Executive’s latest business plan, published in April, has low-frequency, high-impact catastrophic incidents as one of its particular areas of focus. The other main priority areas include leading and engaging with others to improve workplace, providing an effective regulatory framework and securing ...

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Ukraine Marks 30th Anniversary of Chernobyl Nuclear Disaster

Ukraine Marks 30th Anniversary of Chernobyl Nuclear Disaster

Final death toll ranges from 9,000 to 90,000 depending on the source KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — With flowers, candles and tears, Ukraine on Tuesday marked the 30th anniversary of the explosion at the Chernobyl nuclear plant, the world's worst nuclear disaster. Some survivors said the ...

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South Africa – Five miners Die In Blasting Accident

South Africa - Five miners Die In Blasting Accident

South Africa - Five miners die in blasting accident JOHANNESBURG – Five people have died in a blast during illegal mining activities at the Klipwal Mine in KwaZulu-Natal, the mining company announced on Sunday. "Despite extensive search and rescue operations… five illegal miners have lost their ...

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Saudi Arabia – Fire at Chemical Plant Kills 12, Injures 11

Saudi Arabia - Fire at Chemical Plant Kills 12, Injures 11

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Saudi Arabia's state-run news agency says a fire at a chemical plant in the kingdom's east has killed 12 people and injured 11. The Saudi Press Agency said the fire in al-Jubail happened around 11:40 a.m. Saturday at the Jubail United Petrochemical ...

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11 Missing After Coal Mine Flood In Northern China

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China’s mines have long been the world’s deadliest, but safety improvements have reduced the number of deaths in recent years BEIJING—A coal mine flooded in … Continue reading

India Power Plant Incident Injures 21

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Some 21 Adani Power workers sustained burn injuries after a boiler pipe burst at the thermal power plant at Mundra in the Kutch district of … Continue reading

One Killed In Tanker Fire In Caspian Sea – VIDEO

A Russian oil tanker caught fire in the Caspian Sea on Saturday killing one crew member. Here’s some more video from the Ministry of Emergency … Continue reading

Death Toll Climbs to 32 in Mexican Petrochemical Blast, 8 Still Missing

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Fire Fighter Killed In China’s Chemical Warehouse Fire

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Fire Fighter Killed In China’s Chemical Warehouse Fire BEIJING: A fire fighter was killed in the major fire at a warehouse storing chemicals and fuel … Continue reading

Biofuel Manufacturing Plant Catches Fire in Southern India

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HYDERABAD, India (AP) — A biofuel manufacturing plant caught fire in southern India, triggering explosions in biodiesel tanks and forcing around 150 workers to flee … Continue reading

Italian Port Authorities Declare Emergency After Oil Spill

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Authorities in the Italian port of Genoa declared a state of emergency on April 23 after hundreds of tonnes of oil from a refinery spilled … Continue reading

Fire At Saudi Petrochemical Plant Kills 12

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Twelve people were killed and 11 others were injured with six in a critical condition after fire broke out in a petrochemical factory in Saudi … Continue reading

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Country Fire Authority Selects Solberg RE-HEALING™ Foam

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Solberg’s Asia Pacific Office announced the securement of a multi-year supply contract for RE-HEALING™ RF3x6% ATC™ foam concentrate to the Country Fire Authority (CFA) of … Continue reading

Britain’s HMS Queen Elizabeth Aircraft Carrier Select Solberg Foam

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Solberg’s EMEA Region Office announced the securement of a supply contract for SOLBERG ARCTICTM 6% AFFF foam concentrate for use on Britain’s newest aircraft carrier … Continue reading

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In cooperation with Dr. Sthamer H2K organise the Foam School 2016 The Foam School will take place from April 4th to 8th 2016 on the … Continue reading

Spectrex – Quasar 900 Open Path Gas Detector

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The SafEye Quasar 900 Open Path Gas Detector is a high performance, high reliability gas detector, providing continuous monitoring for combustible hydrocarbon gases such as … Continue reading

Spectrex Inc DETECTING TOXIC GASES WITH OPEN PATH SYSTEMS

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DETECTING TOXIC GASES WITH OPEN PATH SYSTEMS Mr. Ian Buchanan is European Manager for Spectrex Inc. based in the UK. Mr. Buchanan has over 30 … Continue reading

SOLBERG® Achieves MIL-SPEC Product Certifications on Foam Concentrates ARCTIC 3% and 6% AFFF Are U.S. Military Specification MIL-F-24385F Certified

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Green Bay, Wisconsin – The Solberg Company, the world’s foremost innovator of firefighting foam concentrates and systems hardware, announced today the company has achieved U.S. … Continue reading

E2S Warning Signals Launch Major New D1x And STEx Warning Signal Families At OTC 2016

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On Booth 2641 at OTC, the largest US oil and gas show, E2S Warning Signals are demonstrating their continuing commitment to the sector, launching three … Continue reading

SPECTREX DETECTORS INSTALLED AT MAJOR REFINERY

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The largest oil refinery in the world is doubling its capacity to 1.2 million barrels a day. With this expansion, there is the requirement to … Continue reading

E2S Adds Light To Family Of Hazardous Location GRP Warning Signals With Xenon Strobe Beacons

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E2S adds light to family of Hazardous Location GRP warning signals with Xenon strobe beacons Released 15 March 2016 E2S Warning Signals, the leading independent … Continue reading

JOIFF International Fire & Explosion Hazard Management Conference Announce Key Note Speakers.

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JOIFF International Fire & Explosion Hazard Management Conference announce KeyNote Speakers. In November 2016 JOIFF in association with ISTC Malta are hosting the first International … Continue reading