Incident Logs


Entries for November 2006

Thursday
Nov 30
Big Spring, TX: A leak was reported in a sulpher recovery unit of a refinery. More information

Wednesday
Nov 29
Salonika, Greece: A gas leak was reported at a petroleum plant. More information

Wednesday
Nov 29
Kuwait: A small fire at a petroleum plant was reported. More information

Tuesday
Nov 28
Pensacoloa, FL: A flash fire in a chemical plant lead to a small explosion that resulted in several injuries. More information

Tuesday
Nov 28
Magnitogorsk, Russia: 6 people died in a fire at steel and iron works plant. More information

Tuesday
Nov 28
Mossville, IL: An overturned tanker spilled anhydrous ammonia, forcing a road closure. More information

Tuesday
Nov 28
Ajam, UAE: A fire destroyed a lubricant factory. More information

Monday
Nov 27
Bilston, UK: A worker fell 20 feet from a gantry and landed in a small amount of hydrochloric acid. More information

Monday
Nov 27
Mesa County, CO: A contractor working for a gas and oil company died after a natural gas pipeline burst. More information

Monday
Nov 27
Hamburg, Germany: 46 workers at a lubricating oil plant were slightly injured by a release of hydrogen sulphide. More information

Monday
Nov 27
Nuneaton, UK: 185 gallons of nitric acid spilled from a tanker. More information

Monday
Nov 27
Hamilton, OH: A propane forklift caught fire inside a paper factory. More information

Monday
Nov 27
City of Lockport, NY: 3 gallons of chlorobenzene spilled in a chemical plant. More information

Sunday
Nov 26
Texas City, TX: A small fire occurred in a petroleum refinery. More information

Saturday
Nov 25
St Paul, MN: Crews worked for 6 hours after a tanker overturned spilling chemicals. More information

Friday
Nov 24
San Manuel, Philippines: 1 person died in an explosion at a pyrotechnic factory. More information

Thursday
Nov 23
Ocoee, TN: An overturned tanker truck leaking sulphuric acid blocked traffic for 5½ hours. More information

Thursday
Nov 23
Dartmouth, Canada: A power failure caused a small gas leak in an oil refinery. More information

Wednesday
Nov 22
Topsia, India: Several workers at an illegal leather factory were trapped in a raging fire. More information

Wednesday
Nov 22
Indonesia: A gas pipeline killed 8 people, shooting flames hundreds of meters into the air. More information

Wednesday
Nov 22
Twin Falls, ID: A food processing plant was evacuated after an ammonia leak. More information

Wednesday
Nov 22
Pinetown, Africa: A glue factory fire injured 3 people. More information

Tuesday
Nov 21
Houston, TX: A fire at a chemical plant shut down the shipping channel for hours. More information

Monday
Nov 20
San Rafael, CA: A haz mat crew needed 4 hours to clean up a 1-gallon hydrochloric acid spill on a highway. More information

Monday
Nov 20
China: An explosion killed the driver of an oil tanker. More information

Monday
Nov 20
Springfield, MA: A fire and explosion was reported at a waste processing plant. More information

Sunday
Nov 19
Los Angeles, CA: A propane tanker caught fire. More information

Friday
Nov 17
Fairview Township, PA: Workers were evacuated from a chemical company after a reaction released toxic smoke. More information

Friday
Nov 17
Kaiserslautern, Germany: Toxic smoke overcame 2 workers at a waste recycling center. More information

Friday
Nov 17
Guelph, Canada: A resin and coating manufacturing plant was evacuated after a chemical leak set off warning alarms. More information

Thursday
Nov 16
Dorr Township, MI: A man welding inside a fuel transport truck died when it exploded. More information

Thursday
Nov 16
Xushui, China: 4 people were killed in an explosion at an illegal detonator plant. More information

Thursday
Nov 16
Schriever, LA: A malfunction at a gas compressor station resulted in gas-fueled fireballs being ejected into the air from the flare system. More information

Wednesday
Nov 15
Pancevo, Serbia: Residents sheltered in place as benzene and chlorine in the air soared to 10 times higher than normal due to a leak from a petrochemical plant. More information

Tuesday
Nov 14
Biberist, Switzerland: A small explosion in a reactor at a plastics factory was reported. More information

Tuesday
Nov 14
Angarsk, Russia: An illegal oil refinery exploded. More information

Monday
Nov 13
Winnipeg, Canada: A faulty line in a refrigeration unit caused an ammonia leak. More information

Monday
Nov 13
Pune, India: A fire at a chemical plant destroyed a large amount of materials on hand. More information

Monday
Nov 13
Austin, MN: Firefighters put out a small fire at an ethanol plant. More information

Monday
Nov 13
Mlada Boleslav, Czech Republic: A small fire inside a chemical plant was reported. More information

Saturday
Nov 11
Dekalb County, GA: The driver of a gasoline tanker was killed after his truck overturned and caught fire. More information

Friday
Nov 10
Pakistan: A gas pipeline exploded and caught fire. More information

Friday
Nov 10
Old Ocean, TX: A small fire broke out on a conveyor belt in the delayed coker unit of an oil refinery. More information

Wednesday
Nov 08
Mannering Park, Australia: Several employees were evacuated from a power plant after an explosion in a transformer sparked a huge fire. More information

Wednesday
Nov 08
San Diego, CA: A tanker truck carrying 1,200 gallons of asphalt emulsion exploded, sending metal and truck parts flying. More information

Wednesday
Nov 08
China: A furnace containing calcium carbide exploded at a chemical plant. More information

Wednesday
Nov 08
Lethbridge, Canada: An oil well exploded killing 1 person. More information

Tuesday
Nov 07
Biddeford, ME: 2,000 gallons of propane leaked from a tank after a valve broke off. More information

Tuesday
Nov 07
Alpine Township, MI: Several chemical plant workers were overcome after a fire in a waste collector released toxic fumes. More information

Tuesday
Nov 07
Amsterdam, Netherlands: A cloud of corrosive gas was released from a chemical plant. More information

Page 1 of 2First   Previous   [1]  2  Next   Last   
 
Search Archive


Site Search
Archive
August 2014 (36)
July 2014 (46)
June 2014 (106)
May 2014 (194)
April 2014 (297)
March 2014 (437)
February 2014 (461)
January 2014 (507)
December 2013 (45)
November 2013 (292)
October 2013 (94)
September 2013 (94)
August 2013 (118)
July 2013 (135)
June 2013 (44)
May 2013 (127)
April 2013 (156)
March 2013 (241)
February 2013 (225)
January 2013 (275)
December 2012 (31)
November 2012 (123)
October 2012 (317)
September 2012 (30)
August 2012 (269)
July 2012 (70)
June 2012 (29)
May 2012 (114)
April 2012 (135)
March 2012 (286)
February 2012 (347)
January 2012 (355)
December 2011 (65)
November 2011 (95)
October 2011 (154)
September 2011 (77)
August 2011 (179)
July 2011 (205)
June 2011 (68)
May 2011 (238)
April 2011 (223)
March 2011 (183)
February 2011 (139)
January 2011 (149)
December 2010 (82)
November 2010 (245)
October 2010 (269)
September 2010 (266)
August 2010 (330)
July 2010 (431)
June 2010 (299)
May 2010 (276)
April 2010 (280)
March 2010 (280)
February 2010 (83)
January 2010 (2623)
December 2009 (109)
November 2009 (144)
October 2009 (73)
September 2009 (173)
August 2009 (186)
July 2009 (218)
June 2009 (215)
May 2009 (129)
April 2009 (88)
March 2009 (106)
February 2009 (110)
January 2009 (280)
December 2008 (202)
November 2008 (237)
October 2008 (198)
September 2008 (163)
August 2008 (222)
July 2008 (234)
June 2008 (150)
May 2008 (87)
April 2008 (92)
March 2008 (186)
February 2008 (208)
January 2008 (182)
December 2007 (525)
November 2007 (251)
October 2007 (190)
September 2007 (164)
August 2007 (146)
July 2007 (152)
June 2007 (99)
May 2007 (154)
April 2007 (150)
March 2007 (137)
February 2007 (263)
January 2007 (45)
December 2006 (160)
November 2006 (58)
October 2006 (27)
September 2006 (74)
August 2006 (86)
July 2006 (88)
June 2006 (84)
May 2006 (53)
April 2006 (55)
March 2006 (87)
February 2006 (30)
January 2006 (87)
December 2005 (26)
November 2005 (94)
October 2005 (99)
September 2005 (104)
August 2005 (39)
July 2005 (129)
June 2005 (89)
May 2005 (115)
April 2005 (43)
March 2005 (87)
February 2005 (61)
January 2005 (93)
December 2004 (110)
November 2004 (84)
October 2004 (74)
August 2004 (70)
July 2004 (54)
June 2004 (34)
May 2004 (45)
April 2004 (58)
March 2004 (18)
February 2004 (60)
January 2004 (58)
December 2003 (12)
November 2003 (27)
August 2003 (100)
July 2003 (79)
June 2003 (45)
May 2003 (45)
April 2003 (32)
March 2003 (38)
February 2003 (41)
January 2003 (30)
December 2002 (42)
November 2002 (42)
August 2002 (152)
July 2002 (101)
June 2002 (61)
May 2002 (63)
April 2002 (46)
March 2002 (74)
February 2002 (55)
January 2002 (75)
December 2001 (42)
November 2001 (42)
August 2001 (104)
July 2001 (60)
June 2001 (41)
May 2001 (34)
April 2001 (102)
March 2001 (88)
February 2001 (64)
January 2001 (48)
December 2000 (64)
November 2000 (57)
October 2000 (16)
August 2000 (82)
July 2000 (17)
June 2000 (27)
May 2000 (40)
April 2000 (33)
March 2000 (32)
February 2000 (21)
January 2000 (49)
December 1999 (30)
November 1999 (29)
October 1999 (33)
August 1999 (126)
July 1999 (42)
June 1999 (41)
May 1999 (46)
April 1999 (59)
March 1999 (74)
February 1999 (73)
January 1999 (85)
December 1998 (127)
November 1998 (84)
October 1998 (77)
September 1998 (1)
August 1998 (239)
July 1998 (87)
 

P: (979) 690-7559
F: (979) 690-7562

Content & Feeds

Articles
Download Magazine
Download Media Kit

Support

Feedback Form
Privacy Policy
Ads & Marketing

IFW Sites

IFW Store
IFW Gallery

 

 

Thank you for visiting! Join us in our mission by subscribing to IFW magazine, planning to attend our annual conference, using our Web accessible resources, becoming an exhibitor and advertiser, or sharing your personal input.