June 26, 2006 | Mark Paradies

Monday Accident & Lessons Learned – CSB Recommendations

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(CSB Chairman Carolyn Merritt testifies

about agency recommendations on

community emergency response

procedures. – from CSB web site)

The US Chemical Safety Board has issues 28 reports with recommendations to improve safety. These recommendations are based on the CSB’s root cause analysis of major chemical accidents (almost all involving fatalities).

Do you know what those recommendations are?

Do they include lessons learned that should be applied at your facility?

And what if you aren’t in the chemical industry … Could you learn generic lessons that could still be applied at your facility?

To see the reports’ recommendations go to:


If you would like to see the CSB’s statistics on the response to their recommendations, see:


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