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2012

2012
DuPont updates hot work standard
Rig owner loses round in oil spill document fight
Preliminary report says iron sulfide reacting with oxygen to blame for Detroit refinery fire in April.
California panel urges more refinery safety oversight
Michigan town sends replacement fire truck to Abbott, TX
Phony metropolis provides setting for disaster training
Modifications to meet growing demand
Training for collapse operations
If a tree falls? - the human element
For whom the bell tolls
Responders attend annual BP fire school.
Williams Fire & Hazard Control holds annual foam school in Beaumont, TX
Prudhoe Bay firefighters help keep Alaskans cool
XCIEL introduces custom case to protect Apple devices in hazardous environments
Preplanning: The need to test assumptions
Has a safety culture been established?
EMS placed in 'at risk' situations
Training for an 'active shooter'
Contract worker dies from injuries sustained in an April 17 refinery fire in Beaumont, TX
Pennsylvania firefighters donate truck to devastated West, Texas
OSHA issues new resource to protect emergency workers at combustible dust fires
Allianz risk engineers broaden their experience with live-fire training at TEEX
The late Phil Cummins remembered as the Nostradamus of modern fire fighting
A Minnesota refinery brigade unites management, personnel and the community in its protection strategy
Chemical Safety Board criticized for lengthy investigations still pending

Judge finds for CSB in Deepwater Horizon probe

Texas State Fire Marshal's Office and the ATF conclude their scene investigation in the West  fertilizer plant explosion
Emergency plan preserved computer data as fire destroyed Wisconsin plant
Legionella found in samples taken from Australian oil refinery drinking water
Cause determined in Saskatchewan refinery fire
Northwest Homer Fire Department District receives vehicle donation from CITGO Lemont, IL, refinery
No charges filed in 2008 sugar refinery fire that killed 14 workers in Savannah, GA
UK roofing contractor ordered to pay £21m fine after factory fire
Southeast Kansas refinery to pay $2.3 million for 2007 spill
Survivor of Kentucky plant explosion shares memories on 10th anniversary
Federal and state investigators release technical report on Richmond, CA, refinery pipe rupture and fire
5th anniversary of Georgia sugar refinery dust explosion that killed 14 and injured dozens
Deadly Middletown, CT, explosion in 2010 caused changes in workplace safety
Chemical Safety Board releases report on Louisville, KY, explosion that killed two in 2011.
California bay area refinery fined nearly $1M for August 2012 vapor release fire
Making the most of simulations
Rawlins, WY, refinery worker recovers from May 2012 fire
Corpus Christi refinery firefighters train aboard WWII aircraft carrier
New Mexico refinery to pay $400K fine for  2010 explosion
Impact of factory fire ripples through Australian car industry
Kentucky mutual aid responders unite for training in October
German plant fire fosters global automotive collaboration to find CDT substitute
Firefighters practice for tunnel emergencies using an unfinished nuclear-power plant
Spontaneous combustion blamed for Oct. 1 fuel plant fire
Williams Fire & Hazard Control breaks ground in Port Arthur
Illinois firefighters receive top-notch training in Corpus Christi
California chemical plant holds yearly emergency drill
California crude unit knocked out in August fire will be offline until 2013
BP sells troubled refinery, other assets to Marathon for $2.5 billion
Wyoming OSHA fines refinery $155,000 for May 8 fire
Diaper shortage possible after plant explosion
French court rules factory chief, Total subsidiary guilty in fatal 2001 plant blast
Either gunpowder or hydrocarbon vapor, the principle behind the blast is the same
Darley's new ZS 3000 pump delivers record flow for emergency responders
Vapor: The most dangerous state
Beware of refinery vapor cloud release
Sorry doesn't get the job done
Small town firefighters protect big chunk of Illinois economy
Transocean, BP failed to learn critical lessons from 2005 BP refinery explosion regarding safety performance
Vol. 27 No. 4
Company to unveil new concept in high-performing, compact pumps at FDIC 2012
Vol. 27 Spring 2012
Important, sensitive equipment in hostile environment is protected by innovative enclosure system developed by SafeSpace Buildings
Vol. 27 Spring 2012
Japanese robot probes nuclear reactor
Vol. 27 Spring 2012
Fire pump company leaving Pennsylvania after nearly 100 years
Vol. 27 Spring 2012
CPD launch new thermal modelling application
Vol. 27 Spring 2012
 
 

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